A tall, powerful baseliner, Garbine Muguruza regards her serve as her best weapon. She played through qualifying winning eight consecutive matches—all in straight sets—to win her first career title in Hobart in January, 2014. Muguruza's mother is from Venezuela and her father is Spanish. She grew up admiring Serena Williams and Pete Sampras.
Garbine Muguruza Tournament History