Bouchard into the last 16

The Canadian defeated unseeded Caroline Garcia 7-5, 6-0 but did not have matters her on way on the Rod Laver Arena.

Bouchard was broken three times in the opening set, and had to come from behind to secure the set in 58 minutes, with one game stretching for 13 minutes.

The second set was a different matter altogether though, with Bouchard requiring half that amount of time to wrap up the match.

The Montreal native secured three breaks of serve as she raced through the set and into the last 16 where she will play either