China Open: Naomi Osaka sets up Ashleigh Barty finalCat:未分類

Our partners use technology, like biscuits, and gather info that is browsing to personalise the information and advertising and to supply you with the very best experience. Please let us know if you agree. Naomi Osaka will face world number one Ashleigh Barty in the China Open final after surging past defending winner Caroline Wozniacki. In defeating Wozniacki 6-4 6-2 in one hour 24 minutes in Beijing 30 winners were struck by australia Open winner Osaka. Barty, that won the French Open, previously battled past Kiki Bertens 6-3 3-6 7-6 (9-7) within their semi-final on Saturday. Sunday will be the fourth meeting between Barty and Japans Osaka, with the major 2-1. Osaka, 21, began strongly but Wozniacki held until the game, when Osaka functioned and broke out to claim the set. The world , who rescued each of seven break points against her and struck on five aces, struck the Dane in the second set as she hurried to success. Barty, 23, had to conserve game point into a thrilling decider against the Netherlands Bertens, also committing 52 unforced errors in a nervy showing. The first set was dominated by the top seed for Bertens, 27, win the second. Bertens broke in the fifth game of the decider but could not serve out for the match because Barty hit back to take into a tie-break. Until Bertens won the two to find a match stage of her own, the Australian trailed 3-0 at the tie-break but rallied to put up match point at 6-5. But level was drawn by Barty and reeled off the next two points to wrap up victory in just two hours 20 minutes. Gary Lineker on the way to bring your A game Analysis and opinion from the BBCs tennis correspondent. The way to get into tennis – its entertaining, caters to all levels and abilities and can keep you fit. Find your nearest courtroom and learn the basics with our manual. Get the latest tennis headlines sent directly to your telephone, subscribe to our newsletter and learn where to locate us on internet.

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