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Fifth-seeded Sara Errani of Italy has been eliminated in
straight sets by Puerto Rican teenager Monica Puig in an early
upset on the opening day of Wimbledon.
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Monica Puig closed out the match with her 38th winner to produce the first upset this year at Wimbledon, defeating fifth-seeded Sara Errani 6-3, 6-2 on Monday.
The 19-year-old player from Puerto Rico wasn't overawed by the occasion despite playing in her first grass court tournament as a professional.
Puig made her Grand Slam debut this year at the French Open, where she became...
(June 24, 2013) A 19 year-old from Puerto Rico provided the first upset of the fortnight on the opening day of Wimbledon. Monica Puig stunned fifth seed Sara Errani 6-3, 6-2 in the first round. Errani is better known as a clay court expert who was the French open runner-up in 2012. “It’s a hard [...]
Monica Puig has fallen in love with the All England Club, yet the 19-year-old player from Puerto Rico refuses to be overawed at Wimbledon.
Playing in her first grass court tournament as a professional, Puig produced the first upset by defeating the fifth-seeded Sara Errani 6-3, 6-2 on Monday.
Puig made her Grand Slam debut this year at the French Open, where she became the first...
THE CHAMPIONSHIPS Wimbledon, Great Britain June 24-July 7, 2013 Grand Slam Grass/Outdoors Results – Monday, June 24, 2013 Ladies’ Singles – First Round (2) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) d. Maria Joao Koehler (POR) 61 62 (3) Maria Sharapova (RUS) d. Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 76(5) 63 Monica Puig (PUR) d. (5) Sara Errani (ITA) 63 62 (8) [...]