Maria Sharapova comes back from one set down to beat Garbine Muguruza- View: 4554 by Talal Dar
Tennis: Former World No.1 and 5-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova was once again one set down against Garbine Muguruza, but she fought back to win in 3 sets 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 in the second round of the Rogers Cup in Montreal.
She had dropped first set 6-1 on that occasion, and had won next two sets 7-5, 6-1 to go through. This time Muguruza broke her in the first game once again, but the Russian broke back in the 4th game to level it at 2-2. Muguruza broke her in the 7th game and took the first set 6-4.
In the second set, the Spaniard broke Sharapova to go 2-1 up, but Sharapova broke back immediately. 28-year-old Sharapova got another break in the 6th game and took the second set 6-3. Like French Open, Sharapova outclassed Muguruza in the third set/ She broke Muguruza in the first and the third game to go 4-0 up.
Muguruza served at 1-5 in the third set to stay in the match, but Sharapova broke her there and won it 6-1 to move into the third round. In the third round, she will face another French Open Quarterfinalist Carla Suarez Navarro, who won 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 against Karolina Pliskova.