For Bianca Andreescu (Bianca Andreescu), this task is significant, he lost to world number one Ashleigh Barty (Ashleigh Barty) in the Miami Open final on Saturday. .
“It is not easy for me to stand up again, but I have always believed in myself,” said Andrescu, who is preparing to receive the finalist trophy. “Gray”, it’s great to share the stadium with you. This is not the way I want to end this game, but I can’t be happy anymore. “
Since the injury, Andrescu has reached her first final since winning the U.S. Open in 2019. Previously, she had reached three other WTA finals in the same year, but lost to “Auckland No. 1”, and then won the Championship Cup at Indian Wells and Rogers.
Take Barty as an example. She leads Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep in the world rankings, and she won the tenth title of her career. She is also defending her crown in Miami, and the latest version of the tournament dates back to 2019.
Despite the setbacks and retirement in the final, Andrescu had a fantastic week, which showed that she was able to participate in the game after having to leave the court due to a knee injury in 2020. The Canadian, who is expected to climb to sixth in the world in Monday’s ranking update, was also absent due to a leg injury.
In the early stages of this tournament, Andrescu defeated Czech Tereza Martincova, American Amanda Anisimova, Spaniard Garbine Muguruza and Sara Sorribes Tormo. She also defeated the Greek player Maria Sakkari in the semifinals.
Speaking of Saturday’s final, Batty showed his advantage early in the game, beating Andrescu in the second game when the Canadian first played. The aggressive man, ranked ninth in the world before the start of the game, but ended in failure in the latter part of the game.
Despite her precision, the Australian eventually won the championship, then continued her work in the second game and took another break at the beginning. Andrescu had to spare some medical time to heal his ankle in the second set, but this had no real effect on the speed set by Batty, who had already led the second set 3-0 at the time. .