No. 3 Paola Badosa has change into the primary lady seeded within the high 10 to achieve the third spherical at Roland Garros this yr.
Badosa went down a break to open the third set of her match in opposition to 68th-ranked Kaja Juvan earlier than regrouping to seize 4 video games in a row and was on her strategy to a 7-5, 3-6, 6-2 victory at Courtroom Suzanne Lenglen that took greater than two hours.
Badosa’s greatest displaying at a Grand Slam match was a quarterfinal look on the 2021 French Open.
She is going to face No. 29 Veronika Kudermetova subsequent.
All 5 of the ladies seeded within the high 10 and positioned on the underside half of the draw are already out of the sphere. Badosa is within the high half, the place No. 8 Karolina Pliskova misplaced earlier Thursday.
No. 1 Iga Swiatek, No. 7 Aryna Sabalenka and No. 9 Danielle Collins play later.
The lady seeded eleventh, American Jessica Pegula, reached the third spherical by beating Anhelina Kalinina 6-1, 5-7, 6-4.