Britain's Johanna Konta produced a commanding display to beat Belinda Bencic 6-2 6-1 and secure her place in the US Open fourth round in New York. Konta, showing no sign of the health issues that affected her during the second round, brushed aside the Swiss 24th seed in 52 minutes. Konta, ranked 13, reached the fourth round last year and made the Australian Open semi-finals in January.
Johanna Konta (right) of Great Britain and Venus Williams of the United States pose for photos after the final during day seven of the Bank of the West Classic at the Stanford University Taube Family Tennis Stadium on July 24, 2016 in Stanford, California. Johanna Konta defeated Venus Williams in the final 7-5, 5-7, 6-2