Serena Williams, the 15-time singles major title winner will take on Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain in the 2013 Rome Masters quarter finals on Friday 17th May, schedule to kick off at 10:05 GMT being played here on outdoor clay courts at the Foro Italico in Rome.
World No. 1 Serena Williams is aiming to clinch another clay court title here in Rome Masters, where she has won Mutua Madrid Masters title after beating her rival Russian beauty Maria Sharapova in two sets with a 6-1, 6-4 score line. American tennis star has been leading women’s singles from the beginning of the season and hopes to clinch the Rome Masters, ahead of the French Open championship. Serena Williams said she wants to play her best tennis on red surface, which will make her positive to bag 16th Grand Slam at Roland Garros next month.
Carla Suareznavarro has overcome against her fellow country mate Lourdes Dominguezlino in Rome Masters fourth round in consecutive sets with a 6-2, 6-3 score line. She is going to be face tough battle against Serena Williams in Rome Masters quarter finals on Friday at the Foro Italico in Rome.
Both the players are meeting for the second time here in Rome Masters, where Serena Williams leads with a 1-0 win loss head-to-head record against Carla Suarez Navarro. The pair last meet at the 2010 Australian Open third round and Serena Williams has won the match in two sets with a 6-0, 6-3 score line. As per the predications, Serena Williams is looking top prospect to clinch victory in quarter finals and secure place in the 2013 Rome Masters semi finals, being played here on outdoor clay courts at the Foro Italico in Rome.