Burillo Escorihuela defeated Kaia Kanepi
in the round of 128 of the Mutua Madrid Open with a score of 6-7, 6-2, 6-4 on Wednesday.
Burillo Escorihuela showed a lot of character in winning the match despite losing the first set. The primary difference on the day was the 25-year-old's ability to convert and save break points. Burillo Escorihuela saved five out of seven break points whereas she converted five out of 12. In comparison, Kanepi saved seven out of 12 break points and converted just two out of seven.