Belarus' top female tennis player Aryna Sabalenka made it into the round of 16 at the tennis tournament in New Haven thanks to a confident victory over Samantha Stosur in the first match. In the next round Sabalenka will face the tournament's 9th best player Daria Gavrilova.

Another Belarusian, Alexandra Sasnovich, ahs also secured a berth in the last 16 round where she will meet with the tournament's second best player Caroline Garcia.