Sharapova Comeback Stuns Muguruza
June 3, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
PARIS, France - Maria Sharapova produced a stirring fightback to defeat Garbiñe Muguruza and take her place in the semifinals of the French Open.
Having breezed through her first few matches, Sharapova was given an almighty scare against Samantha Stosur, before steadying the ship to keep her bid for a second title on track. Her reward for this spectacular turnaround was a meeting with Serena Williams' conqueror, Muguruza.
The Turning Point
Against Muguruza, Sharapova once again teetered dangerously close to elimination. However, as she has so often in her career, the Russian summoned her best tennis when she needed it most. Serving at a set and 4-5 down, she suddenly began to find the lines, holding comfortably before breaking for just the second time in the match in the very next game.
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