Coupe Banque Nationale: Heather Watson reaches quarter-finals, Naomi Broady out

Heather Watson
Heather Watson is the world 107 and has won three WTA titles in her career

British number three Heather Watson reached the quarter-finals of the Coupe Banque Nationale in Quebec City with a straight-set win against Canadian wildcard Leylah Fernandez.

Watson, 26, beat 16-year-old Fernandez 6-4 7-5 in one hour 33 minutes.

Unseeded Watson will play Spain's Georgina Garcia Perez or Canada's Rebecca Marino in the next round.

But Naomi Broady is out, the British number four losing 6-1 6-1 to Croatian second seed Petra Martic.

World number 161 Broady won the first game of the match, but then lost the next 11.

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