Iga ¦wi±tek (1. WTA) in the first round of the WTA 1000 tournament in Toronto had a bye. At the opening of the tournament, the Polish woman confidently defeated Australian Alja Tomljanović (72nd WTA) 6: 1, 6: 2, advancing to the third round. There, her rival was Beatriz Haddad Maia (24 WTA), who in the second round won 7: 6 (4), 6: 1 with the hosts’ favorite, Leylah Fernandez (WTA 13.).