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SportKatie Boulter overcomes Conny Perrin in two sets to advance at Mexican Open in Acapulco

12:45  26 february  2019
12:45  26 february  2019 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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Katie Boulter overcomes Conny Perrin in two sets to advance at Mexican Open in Acapulco © Catalyst Katie Boulter

Briton's Katie Boulter got off to a winning start at the Mexican Open beating qualifier Conny Perrin 6-4, 7-5.

The 22-year-old, currently ranked 85th in the world, came good when it mattered as she set up a tie with either Sofia Kenin or Rebecca Peterson in the next round.

Katie Boulter overcomes Conny Perrin in two sets to advance at Mexican Open in Acapulco © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Katie Boulter advanced at the Mexico Open in Acapulco by defeating qualifier Conny Perrin

The first set went with serve until the 10th game, when Boulter carved out a 40-0 lead as the Swiss served to save the set.

She failed to convert on her first break, and set, point, but converted with the second.

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Perrin Conny . Country: Switzerland. Age: 28 (25. Perrin C. - Portillo Ramirez M. Past tournament results: Acapulco . Australian Open . Round. Result.

Katie Boulter went down fighting as she lost in three sets to Karolina Pliskova. Top seed Karolina Pliskova overcame a slow start to put away Britain's Katie Boulter 5-7, 6-0, 6-3 in the Tianjin Open quarter-finals on Friday, improving her chances of qualifying for the WTA Finals in Singapore.

Katie Boulter overcomes Conny Perrin in two sets to advance at Mexican Open in Acapulco © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited The world No 85, proved too strong for her Swiss opponent and won the match in two sets

The second followed the same theme but Boulter was able to edge in front and had match point at 5-5, though Perrin held firm to serve out the game.

Two games later and the tie was settled, Boulter converting her second match point to secure the win in one hour and 26 minutes.

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