WTA Finals Cancun 2023, Iga Swiatek dominates the final act against Pegula and returns number 1 in the world!

The polacca Every Swiatek wins WTA Finals 2023 of tennisdisputed at Cancun, Mexico: the final of the singles tournament sees the number 2 seed dominate against the American Jessica Pegulanumber 5 seeded, beaten by 6-1 6-0 in 59 minutes of game. Swiatek thus returns to being number 1 in the WTA ranking and will obviously end the year 2023 in this position: for the Pole, absolute dominance at the Finals, during which she succumbed just 20 games in 5 matches, not losing a single set. The Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka was dethroned in the WTA rankings, defeated in the semifinals by Swiatek in Cancun, with the Pole closing the season with 68 successes and 11 defeats and with an open streak of 11 consecutive victories between Beijing and the Finals.

Little to say at the end of a one-sided match, in which Pegula only serves the first turn, in the second game of the first setThen Swiatek wins 11 games in a row and triumphs in less than an hourwith the the first match ended in 27 minutes and the second in 32.

Statistics one-way, with the Polish team winning 51 points against the 21 of the American: Swiatek conquers the82% points with the first (against 41%) and the 69% with the second (against 29%). There Polish player converts 5 out of 7 break pointscanceling the only break point conceded during the last game.

The tournament also concluded double: the German Laura Siegemund and Russian Vera Zvonarevapair number 6, overcome in finale the American Nicole Melichar-Martinez and Australian Ellen Perezpair number 8, with the score of 6-4 6-4 in one hour and 38 minutes.

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