Konta reaches Miami Masters third round

Johanna Konta

Johanna Konta has climbed to number 24 in the world

Johanna Konta eased into round three of the Miami Masters with a 6-4 6-2 victory over Danka Kovinic.

The British number one broke Kovinic twice in the opening set to counter being broken by the Montenegrin.

Konta, the world number 24, broke twice more in the second set before setting up a fourth match point with her fifth ace and completing an 84-minute win.

Fellow Briton Kyle Edmund takes on world number one Novak Djokovic in the men’s draw later on Friday.

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