Makarova dismisses Svitolina and awaits Kuznetsova in the quarterfinals of the tournament in the US
Ekaterina Makarova from Russia (30) defeated Elina Svitolina from Uktaine (12) in the fourth round of the tournament in Miami 6:1, 6:4.
The match lasted for 1 hour and 8 minutes. Ekaterina made 2 double faults and won 5 break points. Elina hit 1 ace and won two games on Makarova's serve.
In the quarterfinals Makarova will face her compatriot Svetlana Kuznetsova (15) who dismissed American Serena Williams (1).