Not that Barty was prepared to assume as much after her 6-1 6-1 rout of British wildcard Harriet Dart.
If Barty defeats Riske she will potentially face-off against Serena Williams, who also advanced to the fourth round with a straight-sets win.
Barty raced to a 5-0 lead in the first set before finishing it off with three big aces.
"I was able to overpower her just a touch, but it certainly wasn't a one and one scoreline".
"It was really good". She played great. She didn't let me in the match at all.
Runner-up previous year to Angelique Kerber, Williams beat German Julia Goerges 6-3 6-4 and will play Spanish veteran Carla Suarez Navarro in her 16th appearance in the fourth round.
Having won her first Grand Slam title in Paris, she became the first woman to win Roland Garros and a grasscourt tournament in the same season since Justine Henin 12 years ago when she triumphed in Birmingham last month.
The volatile Italian appeared frustrated that his match had been scheduled on the small Court 14 and was heard saying in Italian: "Damn English".
She was a heavy favourite to prevail against Dart, who was making only her third Grand Slam main draw appearance and had been managing an ankle injury since she took a first-round tumble.Читайте также: Hot and holiday storm chances
The Red Arrows' fly past came a little late and, unfortunately for Dart, in between her first and second serves.
"I think especially in the last 20 years that everybody started to play all the slams but of course it's a nice number to achieve".
Dual Wimbledon victor Petra Kvitova continues to loom as a potential semi-final threat to Barty and Williams after marching on with a 6-3 6-2 dispatch of Poland's Magda Linette.
Barty is also through to the last 16 of the doubles after teaming with Victoria Azarenka for a 6-2 6-3 win over Rebecca Peterson and Timara Zidansek. "I've had a taste of it in doubles, but really excited to be here in singles for the first time", said the 2013 doubles runner-up and 2011 junior champion. "Matches are the best practice..." Federer believes that Men's tennis has more depth.
While the 15,000 Centre Court capacity crowd chuckled at the bird's audacity, a couple of Asian fans dressed in red made no secret about where their loyalties lay as they held aloft a banner declaring "We can never find another you!"
"Serena hasn't been at numerous tournaments lately so it's not really something that I worry about", she said. I'm not really looking too ahead.
"I've always from the day I played her in Australia had a tremendous amount of respect for her game", Williams said. "I think when I play longer, it's just getting better".
Tennys Sandgren, ranked 94th in the world, set up a fourth-round battle against fellow American Sam Querrey after Sandgren upset No. 12 seed Fabio Fognini of Italy, 6-3, 7-6 (12), 6-3.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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