Got there in the end. Ultimately that's all that matters in a big tournament like this. Probably has a lot to work on though. Guess she decided to grant Ahmed's birthday wish in typically dramatic style.
Mona`s first serve obviously was not a weapon and Niculescu`s current shape and capability on grass is also questionable.
But first of all Mona will be very happy. The way she pulled it out in the end was great.