Elena Rybakina hits 10 aces in Miami for 12th straight win
Wed, Mar 29, 2023 2:05 AM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Reigning Wimbledon champion Elena Rybakina has extended her winning streak to 12 matches by beating 25th-seeded Martina Trevisan 6-3, 6-0 to reach the Miami Open semifinals. Rybakina’s 10 aces Tuesday raised her total to 46 through four matches at the hard-court tournament. She leads the women's tennis tour with 201 aces this season. The 23-year-old, who represents Kazakhstan, improved to 20-4 in 2023, including a run to the Australian Open final in January and a title at Indian Wells, California, last week. In men's action, No. 1 Carlos Alcaraz, the defending champion in Miami, advanced to a quarterfinal against top-ranked American Taylor Fritz.