It was 1H 42M hard work against former WTA 26 Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (SVK). After winning the first set 6-3, it looked like a third set at 0-3 and 0:40. But then Belinda found more and more rhythm, served better and dictated the rallies. In the end, Belinda was able to use her first match ball for 6:3 7:5. The next opponent is Jelena Ostapenko (LAT / WTA 45).