Shuai Zhang uses sandwich break mid-match to beat Garcia

Tennis - Sometimes a sandwich is all you need.


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Shuai Zhang uses sandwich break mid-match to beat Garcia

In the middle of her second-round match against Caroline Garcia at the Japan Open, Shuai Zhang asked for a sandwich to boost her energy levels.

The Chinese player went on to win a very close match (4-6, 7-6, 7-6). The match took 2 hours and 30 minutes to finish.

WTA observed the moment and shared it on social media.

"She ATE sandwich. Never a bad time for a sandwich," WTA captioned the video.

"Drop the zhangwich recipe, Shuai," WTA continued.

The Toray Pan Pacific Open lost its top two seeds on Wednesday as the no.

1 seed, Paula Badosa and the second seed, Caroline Garcia lost their respective second-round matches. Incidentally, both lost to Chinese opponents. Read more: Toray Pan Pacific Open: Qinwen Zheng, Shuai Zhang set upsetting trend in pre-quarters.