The Spanish Garbine Muguruza (WTA 3) has quickly placed for the semi-finals at Roland Garros. The 24-year-old Spanish put the 31-year-old Russian Maria Sharapova (WTA 30) to the side in two sets: 6-2 and 6-1. The match lasted one hour and twelve minutes.
The 24-year-old Muguruza won this season yet but a WTA tournament, in mexico’s Monterrey. In 2017 she was the strongest at Wimbledon and a year before she won the overall title at Roland Garros. Last year ran aground Muguruza in the eighth-finals in Paris against the French Kristina Mladenovic.
The 31-year-old Sharapova entered for the first time since 2015 again at Roland Garros. In 2016, it was the Russian a dopingschorsing and last year, Sharapova is no wildcard for the second grand slam tournament of the season, because they are too far was diminished on the WTA-ranking. In 2012 and 2014 took Sharapova out of the race on the Parisian clay.
Muguruza is playing in her semi-final against the winner of the quarter final between Angelique Kerber (WTA-12) and Simona Halep (WTA-1).
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For the men, Rafael Nadal later today with Diego Schwartzman on paper a feasible option for me). Al also has the 25-year-old Spaniard the benefit of the youth compared to the 32-year-old Spaniard…
The last quarter final in the men promises to be a suit more exciting to be with the Croatian Marin Cilic and another Argentinian, Juan Martin Del Potro.