With a 6-4, 6-3 win over Carla Suarez Navarro, Sara made the quarterfinal in New Haven. Even though Sara got broken once in each set, the match was much more solid than the first round.
In the quarterfinal, she’ll play against 5th seed Marion Bartoli from France. They have played once before, in 2007. Bartoli won that match in 2 sets.