The match ended with a score of 6:3, 6:3. The meeting lasted 1 hour 25 minutes.
Safiullin rose to 41st place in the ATP rankings. Updated note
Kudermetova, ranked 19th in the world, never missed a serve, avoided double faults and converted three out of four break points. His opponent, ranked 96th, scored an ace, made two service errors and did not convert a single break point.
Kudermetova’s next opponent will be the winner of the match between Iga Swiate (Poland) and Mai Hontama (Japan).
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