At the third final of this 2021, the Spanish Garbine Muguruza wins her first WTA title of the season, in a great and fairly fought final against the surprise of the tournament, the Czech world number 63 Barbora Krejcikova.
After more than two hours of play, the match ends with the result of 7-6 6-3. Muguruza wins her first title after two years of abstinence. The first set full of surprises and reversals is the one that sees Muguruza and the Czech surprise Krejcikova, twelfth tennis player in the history of the WTA in Dubai to reach the final as unseeded.
The Czech immediately conquers the break in the first game of the first set after a hard-fought game, but the Spanish immediately makes the counterbreak. You arrive at 6-5 for Muguruza and the opponent’s serve after another couple of breaks, Garbine has three set points at 0-40, but she doesn’t take advantage of them and goes to the tiebreak.
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