Heather Watson One Victory From French Open Spot

The British number two Heather Watson is one victory from reaching the main draw of the French Open after beating Tereza Smitkova in straight sets today 6-4 7-6. Watson will now take on Richel Hogenkamp the fourth seed in the final qualifying round tomorrow.

Watson this year has fallen down the rankings to 118 and missed out on direct entry into a Grand Slam for the first time in three years.