Ash Barty wins first French Open crown after ‘perfect match’ against Marketa Vondrousova; Thiem tops Djokovic to set up final vs. Nadal

//Ash Barty wins first French Open crown after ‘perfect match’ against Marketa Vondrousova; Thiem tops Djokovic to set up final vs. Nadal

Ash Barty wins first French Open crown after ‘perfect match’ against Marketa Vondrousova; Thiem tops Djokovic to set up final vs. Nadal

Ash Barty capped her return to tennis after departing for cricket three years ago with her first Grand Slam singles title, winning 6-1, 6-3 over Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova on Saturday at the French Open.Barty, the eighth-seeded Australian, received the Coupe Suzanne-Lenglen from American legend Chris Evert after winning a lopsided affair on first match point with a smash at the net after 1 hour, 10 minutes.Barty, 23, is the first Australian woman to win at Roland Garros since Margaret…

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