Iga Swiatek wins French Open ladies’s singles title


Paris: Iga Swiatek turned the primary Polish participant to win a Grand Slam singles title when she beat American fourth seed Sofia Kenin 6-Four 6-1 within the French Open ultimate on Saturday.

The 19-year-old, who didn’t drop a set all through the clay court docket event, is the youngest winner since Monica Seles lifted the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in 1992.

Swiatek raced right into a Three-Zero lead for the lack of simply three factors earlier than Kenin received into her groove, just for the Pole to bag the opening set on her opponent’s serve after one other commerce of breaks.

Kenin obtained an off-court medical therapy on her left thigh after the third recreation of the second set and world quantity 54 Swiatek went on to win the remaining video games to assert the title.

Reuters