A native of Moscow, Sofia Kenin won the Australian Open

In Melbourne decided the winner of the Open championship of Australia on tennis. She was an American Sofia Kenin, who was born in Moscow. In the final, Sophia won Garbinie the Spaniard Muguruza in three sets 4:6, 6:2, 6:2.

21-year-old Sofia Kenin for the first time in his career he made it to the final of a Grand slam tournament, where her opponent was the experienced Spanish Garbine Muguruza. The first set ended with the victory Gabine 6:4. But in the second game Sophia took a convincing revenge 6:2.

In the decisive third set, the turning point came when the score was 2:2. Losing his serve at 0:40, Sophia managed to win a game. Then she took the flow of the opponent, won his serve and then brought the match to victory.

To win in Ausrtalian Open Sophia took 52 place in the rating of BTA. Winning the Australian Open became the biggest success in her career, which began in 2016. On account of the Americans was only two victories in tournaments VTA.