Ashleigh Barty Cruises Into Miami Open Final
Top-seed Ashleigh Barty of Australia cruised into the Miami Open final with a 6-3, 6-3 win against fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine.
Barty, ranked Number 1 in the world, needed 89 minutes to dispatch her rival. The 2019 Miami Open champion won her 11th straight match at the event and improved to 12-2 in 2021.
The 24-year-old said her latest match marked her best win in Miami. She had won only one of six previous head-to-head matches against Svitolina.
Back to back Miami Open finals!