No. 14 seed, Ana, played very well, especially in her receiving games. Her aggressive returns earned an amazing 14 break points through the match against the strong server who lead the women’s list of most aces hit during the tournament. Capitalizing on four break chances, Ana overcame the tough rival from one set behind winning, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.
After one of the best wins in her career, Ana was excited. “So happy to win. I believed in myself I believed that I was going to win. Of course I also completely trust my racquet. I will do my best in the next one, thanks for your support.”
Ana’s phenomenal win attracted a lot of tennis fans to post a total of 123,000 tweets during the match, and peaked at 7,232 tweets per minute at the conclusion making this match the record topic in the Australian Open’s social media history.