PUBLISHED ON MAY 16, 2021 07:56 PM IST
- The 19-year-old Pole routed Karolina Pliskova 6-0, 6-0 with what is known as a “double bagel” score in an Italian Open final that lasted just 46 minutes Sunday.
Reuters | , Rome
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2021 10:07 PM IST
- Iga Swiatek made short work of her more experienced opponent with a 6-2 7-5 win to set up a semi-final clash with Coco Gauff.
PUBLISHED ON APR 13, 2021 07:42 AM IST
Swiatek, 19, said her focus is on playing in Madrid and Rome -- both WTA 1000 events -- before her title defence at Roland Garros which begins on May 30 after it was postponed by a week due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 03:46 PM IST
The fifth-seeded Swiatek will next play the winner of the semifinal between second-seeded Belinda Bencic and 16-year-old American Coco Gauff.
Paris | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2020 08:23 PM IST
Poland’s Swiatek became the lowest-ranked women’s finalist at Roland Garros since the WTA computer rankings began in 1975, advancing with her latest lopsided win, this one 6-2, 6-1 against Argentine qualifier Nadia Podoroska on Thursday.