Katie Boulter wins in BNP Paribas Open qualifying

Katie Boulter

English number two Katie Boulter is one win far from the Indian Wells principle draw subsequent to beating American Allie Kiick in qualifying.

Boulter, 22, won 7 5-7 6-2 of every two hours and 19 minutes.

The world number 85, who is seeded 6th, will confront Switzerland’s Viktorija Golubic in the second passing round on Tuesday.

English number three Heather Watson, 26, lost 6-2 6-7 (3-7) 6-4 to Italy’s Sara Errani.

World number 113 Watson, who’s just two successes this year came in Hobart qualifying in January, spared three-match focuses in the second set and drove 4-2 in the last.

In any case, she lost four diversions in succession as 2012 French Open finalist Errani fixed triumph in two hours and 34 minutes.

English number one Johanna Konta – positioned 45th on the planet – has direct passage into the draw and will confront France’s reality number 54 Pauline Parmentier in the first round on Wednesday.

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