Cincinnati Open: Ashleigh Barty beats Jil Teichmann in closing to clinch fifth title of the season

It was Barty's fifth title of the season as she warmed up for the US Open in style
It’s Barty’s fifth title of the season as she warmed up for the US Open in type

World primary Ashleigh Barty warmed up for the US Open by profitable the Cincinnati Open with a straight-set victory over Jil Teichmann within the closing.

Barty, 25, produced a cultured efficiency to beat the 24-year-old Swiss wildcard 6-3 6-1.

The Australian managed eight aces and 28 winners as she cruised to a different commanding victory.

It’s a fifth title of the season for Barty, who’s favorite so as to add the US Open title to her Wimbledon crown.

Teichmann, ranked 76th, reached the ultimate by beating three top-12 gamers in four-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka, fourth seed Karolina Pliskova and Olympic gold medallist Belinda Bencic, however was unable to take care of Barty’s energy and precision.

Barty took management midway via the primary set and was hardly ever troubled from there as she received the opening 5 video games of the second.

Whereas Teichmann managed to interrupt the two-time main winner’s serve for the primary time within the sixth sport of the second set, Barty broke straight again to cap a dominant show.

“To my crew, we have been on the highway for almost six months nevertheless it’s been a pleasure each single day so thanks for hanging in there with me,” mentioned Barty.

“It has been superior, you’ve got saved me in a single piece and we have actually loved each single minute.”

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