2024 Rome

Top seed Swiatek ousts former No.1 Kerber to make Rome quarterfinals

In a clash between two women who have held the World No.1 ranking, current top-ranked player Iga Swiatek held off former rankings leader Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3 in the Round of 16 at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia on Monday.