Angelique Kerber has reached the round of 16 at the WTA tournament in Strasbourg. The German celebrated a straightforward two-set victory on Monday.

Angelique Kerber won her opening match at the clay court tournament in Strasbourg, France. Just over a week before the French Open, the 34-year-old beat world number 96 Diane Parry from France 6-3, 6-4 on Monday.

After 1:34 hours of play, the German number one made it to the round of 16. The three-time Grand Slam winner will now meet Alyaksandra Sasnovich from Belarus at the WTA event, which is worth 251,750 dollars.