Spanish tennis player Garbine Muguruza overcame the barrier of the first round of the Monterrey tournament, defeating Romanian Elena Gabriela Ruse – 6/4, 7/6 (4).
The match lasted 1 hour and 42 minutes. The 19th WTA ranking number, 25-year-old Garbin, made five breaks and seven aces, making four wrong mistakes when serving. 21-year-old Ruze, who occupies 230th place in the world classification, took the opponent’s submission four times, made three aces and four double mistakes.
Previously between the athletes have not met. In the second round of the Monterrey tournament, Muguruza will play with Margarita Gasparyan.