France, Paris-September 28, local time, the 2020 French Open will continue the first round of women's singles. The only Chinese Jinhua Zhang Shuai to play in this French Open defeated 12 6-3/7-6 (2) The No. seed, former French Open semi-finalist, Case, won three straight opponents, and reached the second round of the French Open for five consecutive years. Last year's quarterfinals, Case, again stopped the first round of the French Open after a lapse of six years.
法国巴黎当地时间9月28日，2020年法国公开赛将继续进行女单首轮比赛。在本届法网打球的唯一中国金华张帅击败了12 6-3 / 7-6（2）前法网半决赛的凯斯（Case）的头号种子赢得了三连胜，并进入了第二轮比赛。法国公开赛连续五年。去年的四分之一决赛，凯斯（Case）经历了六年，再次停止了法网的第一轮比赛。
Zhang Shuai and Keith have played five times, and Zhang Shuai has the upper hand with 3 wins and 2 losses, including the last two matches (2014 Acapulcosai and 2016 Australian Open). The only time the two met on clay court was in Rome in 2013, when Case won.
After the two sides broke each other's serve in the first set today, Zhang Shuai broke again in the fourth game, leading 3-1. In the next two rounds, neither of them could secure their serve, and Zhang Shuai continued to lead 4-2. In the next three games, Zhang Shuai firmly maintained the advantage, she saved the break point in the serve win game, and took the lead with 6-3.
In the second set, Zhang Shuai suffered a break in the fourth game and fell behind 1-3. However, China Jinhua quickly broke back and stubbornly tied the score at 3 to 3. In the next game, Zhang Shuai wasted 3 break point opportunities. In the next few rounds, neither of them had any flaws in their serve, and the game entered the tie-break. In the tiebreaker, Zhang Shuai scored 6 points after 1-2, and finally won 7-6 (2).
It is worth mentioning that this is the first time that Zhang Shuai has won the top 20 in a year. She ended her 8-game losing streak to the top 20 on clay (2 wins and 12 losses). She also picked top 20 players on the clay for the first time in six years (2014 Kova of Rome).