Kazakhstan’s Putintseva upset by World №3 at Australian Open
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s Yulia Putintseva was eliminated by World №3 in the third round of the Australian Open 2020 in Melbourne, Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz.
It was the first time that World№38 Putintseva and fourth-seeded Simona Halep played each other at a WTA event. Halep stunned Kazakhstani in straight sets 6-1, 6-4.
World №3 will face the winner of American Catherine Bellis vs Belgian Elise Mertens match in the fourth round of the Grand Slam tournament.