Muguruza Beats Venus Williams in Wimbledon Championship

Spain's Garbine Muguruza celebrates as she beats Venus Williams of the United States to win the Women's Singles final match on day twelve at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Saturday, July 15, 2017. Photo: AP/Kirsty Wigglesworth
Spain's Garbine Muguruza celebrates as she beats Venus Williams of the United States to win the Women's Singles final match on day twelve at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Saturday, July 15, 2017.

July 15, 2017 09:45 AM

Garbine Muguruza out-powered Venus Williams to win the Wimbledon title 7-5, 6-0.

Muguruza, who lost in the final at the All England Club in 2015, saved two set points in the 10th game of the first set, and then won nine straight games to win.

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