Garbine Muguruza gets by Yafan Wang 6-1 7-5 in the 1st round in Hobart on Tuesday. Muguruza will face Ons Jabeur in the 2nd round.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

Muguruza started the set in the best possible way after breaking Wang in the 1st game (1-0). Muguruza managed to boost her lead after breaking Yafan in the 5th (4-1) and in the 7th (6-1) game before conquering the set.

The Chinese was powerless in the last 4 games of the set (from 2-1 to 6-1).

2nd set.

Wang came out strong at the beginning of the set after breaking Muguruza in the 1st game (1-0). Yet, the Spaniard managed to stage a good comeback to break the Chinese 4 times in the 2nd (1-1), in the 4th (2-2), in the 6th (4-2) gamein the 12th game before winning the set (7-5) after breaking his opponent in the last game.

There was an important spell in this match when the Spaniard won 4 consecutive games in the 2nd set to change the scoreline from 1-2 to 5-2.

1st
Muguruza
Wang
6-1
6
1
5
1
4
1
3
1
2
1
2
0
1
0
2nd
Muguruza
Wang
7-5
7
5
6
5
5
5
5
4
5
3
5
2
4
2
3
2
2
2
1
2
1
1
0
1

Statistics

At the end of the match, the Spaniard scored 72 points vs. Wang’s 57 points.

The Spaniard was effective when converting 64% of the break points that she conquered (7/11). On the other side, Yafan was far from perfect in converting her break points (only 43%3/7). That was one of the key issues for her loss.

After this encounter, the head to head between Muguruza and Wang is 1-0 for Garbine.

Highlights Garbine Muguruza vs. Yafan Wang Hobart International – Hobart

Next Match H2H: Garbine Muguruza vs. Ons Jabeur – stats

Muguruza will fight against Jabeur in the 2nd round.

There is no head to head record between Garbine Muguruza and Ons Jabeur since this will be the first time that they will square off at pro level.

Tennis Scores in Hobart

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