Montreal: Simona Halep/Monica Niculescu qualify to second round
The Romanian pair Simona Halep/Monica Niculescu won on Tuesday the match against Gabriela Dabrowski/Alla Kudriavtseva (Canada/Russia) 6-3, 6-2, in the first round of the WTA tournament in Montreal, Canada with total prizes of USD 2.4 million. The match lasted only 58 minutes.
Following this result, the Romanian pair with cash a cheque of USD 9,090 and receive 105 WTA points.
In the next round the Romanian pair will face Ukrainians Katerina Bondarenko/Olga Savchuk.