Originally Posted by jameshazza
I think it is underrated dsanders. I've always thought of that match as clinical. No choking BS or wind fuckery. She did exactly what she needed to do and did it efficiently. The most amazing thing about her performance for me was the way she made it seem like an early round match, despite playing to regain that ranking which would obviously have been huge for her.
This. She was superb in the first set from like 2-2, and then in second set she did what was needed to win. It was a smart, well-played clay court match. I think she played even better in the final but the semi was impressive because of how calm she stayed in such a big moment.