Former champion Garbine Muguruza cantered into the third round of the French Open with a routine 6-4 6-1 victory against Swede Johanna Larsson on Wednesday.
The Spaniard, seeded 19th, was kept on her toes in the opening set before motoring on in the second on Court Suzanne Lenglen.
Garbi the Great ?@GarbiMuguruza marches past Johanna Larsson 6-4 6-1 to book a spot in 3R.#RG19 pic.twitter.com/lXeNop3LSY— Roland-Garros (@rolandgarros) May 29, 2019
Muguruza, who lifted the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in 2016, relied on her booming forehand throughout and wrapped it up when Larsson netted a service return.
“I’m very happy, it’s another win in a Grand Slam. It’s a special tournament for me,” the 25-year-old, who also won Wimbledon in 2017, told a courtside interviewer.( Read More ) [via @SuperSportTV]