Who won Mallorca Open Title 2019?

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Rahul Rajpoot asked 01-Jul-2019 in Current affair by Rahul Rajpoot

Who won Mallorca Open Title 2019?

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UTKARSHA SINGHROUL answered 15-Jul-2019 by UTKARSHA SINGHROUL

“Sofia Kenin” of the United States beat ‘Belinda Bencic’ of Switzerland to win the Mallorca Open Title 2019.

Who won Mallorca Open Title 2019?

Sofia Kenin beat Belinda Bencic with 6-7 (2), 7-6 (5), 6-4 points in the finals to win the 2019 title. It’s been the 4th edition of the tournament was organized at Santa Ponsa Tennis Club at Mallorca in Spain. This has been the second Women's Tennis Association (WTA) singles title of Sofia Kenin for the season.

Sofia is number 6 seed and defeated the number 3 seed, Belinda, to lock up her win and the 2019 title on her name. The American Kenin had 48 winners to 38 unforced errors during the match, and converted four of her nine break points, winning over half of the points when facing a Bencic second serve. Bencic had 28 winners to 26 unforced errors; half of those unforced errors were her 13 double faults.

After two hour-plus tiebreak sets to start the match, Kenin was determined to close out her win on her first chance to serve for it, and she used aggressive play and potent footspeed to claim two championship points for herself at 40-15. She beat 48 winners in the lengthy contest played in hot summer weather at the Santa Ponsa Country Club.

This was Kenin’s 3rd appearance in any tournament in the final event. However, the defending champion ‘Tatjana Maria’ didn’t participate in the 2019 Mallorca Open Title event. The 20-year-old stepped up on her serve in a clinical third-set display, winning 20 of 24 points. She broke Bencic in the ninth game to give herself a chance to serve out the match, which she did to wrap up the victory in two hours and 42 minutes.

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