The Canadian gets his first win of the 2023 season on his Adelaide One debut. Andreescu manages to maintain a good rhythm in the last part of the match by defeating Garbiñe Muguruza in three sets (0-6, 7-6(3). ), 6-1) after 2h14min of good tennis.
Garbine Muguruza faced her first match on the WTA circuit in the new season of 2023. She did so after get invited to attend Adelaide 1where he would have to make his debut in the first round against the Canadian tennis player Bianca Andreescu. Venezuelan Hispanic She had not competed in an official tournament since retiring from the WTA in San Diegowhile the Canadian was inside his last commitment Bill Jean King Cup. Both ended 2022 with losses, so they expected 2023 to bring them their first win. What was face to face the fourth time they metalways beat Andreescu.
Muguruza starts by hitting first
The match started strongly for Garbiñe Muguruza. The Venezuelan Latin American had a flawless first set on his return to the courts. Part with six consecutive points, he would finish first in just under 24 minutes. With three match balls, he avoided any kind of reaction from his rival. Already in the second sleeve, he also started opening the score Andreescu would now be the one to add two consecutive points including breakage.
Muguruza then added four consecutive points with two service breaks to make it 5-2. A quick answer from the competitor would make the score 5-5. After handicap play, everything should be determined in handicap play. At that time, Bianca gave Garbiñe no options 7-3 would fall to Canada’s side to his credit no less than three breaking balls.
Andreescu quickly turns the tables
In the third set, Andreescu would take the lead on the scoreboard. After Muguruza’s draw The world number 46 would chain the last five points of the match, giving him the win. With a total of two break points, Bianca unleashed all of her rival’s attacking reactions. Muguruza was unable to resolve the situationafter losing 1-4 he wasted two balls break what they would have changed the game. After this, the Canadian continues in the first official tournament of the season Garbiñe will have to wait start the season with a win.