Garbine Muguruza stuns Serena Williams to win her maiden French Open title

Jun 04, 2016, 21:25 IST | mid-day online correspondent

Spaniard Garbine Muguruza won her first ever Grand Slam title after she beat world number one Serena Williams in the French Open final today.

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Garbine Muguruza with her title. Pic/ AFP

Muguruza went against all odds to upset Serena and win 7-5, 6-4. The Venezuela-born Spanish tennis player is aged 22 and younger to Serena Williams by 12 years.

She also became the first Spanish tennis player to win a Grand Slam since 1998.

For Serena, it became her second straight loss in a Grand Slam final and also delayed her hopes of tying 22 Grand Slams with Steffi Graf

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