Grand win: Champ fights final fatigue

Mildura Grand International women’s champion Gabriella Taylor.
Picture: 
Louise Donges

Mildura Grand International women’s champion Gabriella Taylor. Picture: Louise Donges

MILDURA Grand Tennis Inter­national women’s singles champ­ion Gabriella Taylor says her final win yesterday required mental strength to overcome physical fatigue.

In what she described as one of her best matches, British top seed Taylor blew away French second seed Sherazad Reix 6-0 in the first set then won 6-3 in the second to secure her third singles title in a month.

Taylor, who came into the Mildura tournament ranked 192 in the world, said she was proud of herself for her perform­ance yesterday.

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