Muguruza wins Wimbledon title 7-5, 6-0

17 Juillet, 2017, 16:08 | Author: Come Portier
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The match did not start until around 2130 local time, and with the roof on Centre Court, after a four-hour, 40-minute epic men's doubles final eventually won by Marcelo Melo and Lukasz Kubot.

Moreover, both pairs had come into the final after playing out marathon five-set semifinals.

The final set was the longest since 1992 when John McEnroe and Michael Stich defeated Jim Grabb and Richey Reneberg 19-17 in the decider. Two years ago the Russian pair made it to the final but lost to Switzerland's Martina Hingis and India's Sania Mirza in three sets, 5-7, 7-6, 7-5.

Melo won his only other Slam in 2015 at Roland Garros with Ivan Dodig.

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Taiwanese tennis player Chan Hao-ching (詹皓晴) and her Romanian partner Monica Niculescu were overwhelmed in the women's doubles final at Wimbledon on Saturday by their rivals Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina of Russian Federation.

For the first time since 1953, the ladies Doubles final at Wimbledon has ended in a dreaded double bagel.

Before that, they won together the French Open in 2013, the US Open in 2014 and gold medals at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

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