Kerber was the last German at the WTA tournament in the USA. Even with the parallel ATP tournament, no German player is more in the individual. Alexander Zverev is with the Kazachen Andrej Golu as a partner only in a double still in the competition. In the decisive sentence, Kerber managed the first break to 3: 2, but she immediately collected the re-break and was a few later after another lost impact game 3: 5. The 14-year-younger Swiatek used her first matchball to win. With the number three POLIN, the 34-year-old had trained together in the past week. The Masters in the Californian desert is one of the most important tournaments on the WTA tour. The hard space event is endowed with $ 8,584,055 US dollars. Cerib was in the final in 2019 and lost in the quarter-finals in the event of Corona in the fall in the past year in the quarter-finals against the later winner Paula Badosa from Spain.