Muchova feat in a heroic return to the Roland Garros final


Heroic classification of the amazing Czech Karolina Muchovawent up 2-5 in the third set, in a streak that contained at least one match point at 3-5.

At the age of 26, world number 43, he returns to enter the Roland Garros final, this Saturday at 3 pm against the best of the Polish Iga Swiatek and the Brazilian Beatriz Haddad Maya

In 2021 appeared Barbora Krejcikova, it is the turn of Muchova, another product of the prolific and academic Czech school. This was only his third professional final, with a title, at Seoul 2019.

A talent from the lower categories, his career was punished many times by injuries. He left Roland Garros in a wheelchair twelve months ago after twisting an ankle. He came back to defeat the Belarusian in the semifinals Aryna Sabalenka25 years old and world number 2, by 7-6 (5), 6-7 (5) and 7-5 in 3h.13′.

Sabalenka he endured the rivalry in scuffles with the Ukrainians and the press during the competition, until he saw the Suzanne Lenglen Cup and the world No. 1 too close against an opponent he should theoretically beat easily. He does not know how to live in that condition as a favorite, thinking that his place is to fight all on one card with Iga Swiatek.

At 5-2 in the third set, Sabalenka lost 13 of 15 points, setting herself up for disaster. No wonder he broke the mental barrier of being a Grand Slam champion at the Australian Open. Nerves cheated him in Paris, where he never got past the third round.

Source: La Verdad


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