Victoria Azarenka progressed into the second round of the tennis tournament in San Jose, USA. In the opening round the Belarusian defeated Ukraine's Katerina Bondarenko. Following a successful first set – 6:3 – the Belarusian athlete had much more difficult time in the next two. First, the tiebreaker was won by Bondarenko, 7:6. The next one went to Azarenka, 7:5. The match lasted for almost three hours. In the round of 16 the Belarusian will face Spain's Garbine Muguruza.