Bianca Andreescu made a superb comeback towards Spain’s Garbine Muguruza, triumphing in three units to march into quarterfinals of the Miami Open on Tuesday (IST). Andreescu misplaced the primary set however fought again to win the match 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 to arrange a quarterfinal conflict towards Sara Sorribes Tormo. The spotlight of Andreescu’s large win got here within the remaining set on Muguruza’s serve. During the purpose, Andreescu’s feeble return landed in the midst of the courtroom, permitting Muguruza to unleash a strong cross-court forehand, Andreescu shuffled to her proper and at full-length sliced a forehand winner again, stunning not simply her opponent however even herself.
Watch Andreescu’s sensational winner right here:
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2019 US Open champion Andreescu has been on a comeback path after getting back from a 15-month harm absence.
She was knocked out of the Australian Open within the second spherical by Hsieh Su-wei within the Canadian’s first match after her harm return.
The 20-year-old suffered an agonising defeat within the semi-finals of the Phillip Island Trophy, dropping to Marie Bouzkova.
However, the win over an in-form Muguruza, former French Open and Wimbledon champion, will come as an enormous increase to the Canadian.
“It was really tough. She started out playing really, really well. I don’t think I was at the level I wanted to be right at the start of the match, because I knew she was going to come out really, really strong, and that’s what she did,” Andreescu was quoted as saying by wtatennis.com.
“But I had to re-adapt, which I did in the second set. I regrouped. I kept fighting. I changed my game plan a little bit as well. And it worked.”
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