Defeating defending champions Sawa is in the last 16 of the Australian Open – Australian Open, Shawa, Woz, Nia, Pova – Beijing Youth Daily


Defeat defending champion Shawa has entered the last 16 of the Australian Open.

This newspaper (reporter Yan Peng) in the 20th season of the Australian Open women's singles third round focus single, 2008 champion Sharapova in an iconic roar, after three sets of fierce battles, being 6 to 4, 4 Beat Australian Open champion Wozniacki last year from 6 and 6 to 3.

This battle was as important to Shawa and Watts. For Sharapova, she hasn't been able to reach the Australian Open in the past three years. This game is also a battle of self-confidence. For Wozniacki, it is also important to maintain the Australian Open champion, this is his first and only Grand Slam title.

Both of them have been on the hard court for the first time since the 2014 final. Shawa's 6 wins and 4 defeats led to a record total battle, but 4 hard courts and 3 defeats on the field dominated slightly.

As Sharapova said after the match, "Before the start of the match, I knew that today is destined to be a difficult struggle." The defending champions struggled to start the game, and even after saving three break points, they passed a strong one. Difficulty. Recently, the taste of Shawa is hot, not only sharp but also not many mistakes.

When Sava roared to win the first set, Wozniacki also began to show endurance. When Sava's own mistakes escalated, the balance of victory was once tilted to the Australian Open champion after the draw was equated. After Wozniacki made a fatal mistake and sent match points, Shawa never gave opponents the chance to win the match. "We have worked together to offer a great fight," Shawa said after the match.

Due to previous bans and injuries, the outside world is no longer optimistic about the prospects for tennis Shawa, and Shawa announced his return through this game. Before this Australian Open, Sharapova said: "I have no plans to retire now. I still have many dreams about tennis. I hope I can finish it."

After returning to the last 16 in three years, Shawa will face another challenge, in the fourth round against local favorite Batty. But to pursue Shawa's dreams, this is just a game that is worth enjoying.

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