In another match that ended earlier, former world No. 2 Czech Republic player kovitova beat former French Open champion Ostapenko 6-2, 4-6, 6-1. Ostapenko was the first to break in the opening, but Kova turned strong with a straight 7 sets performance. In the second set, Kova lost the patience of attack and was suppressed by Ostapenkos counter attack. However, the Czech famous players rallied in the decisive set: the opening of 4-0 with a break in the protective belt. Kova kept her advantage until the end of the set, and also changed her record of fighting with Ostapenko to 4-3.