GARBIÑE MUGU­RUZA

Ocean Drive - - Top Ten Women -

Age: 23 (08.10.1993) Res­i­dence: Geneva, Switzer­land Birth­place: Cara­cas, Venezuela Height: 6‘0” (183 cm) Weight: 161lbs (73 kg) Plays: Right-handed

Mugu­ruza con­tin­ues to raise her game af­ter she reached a ca­reer- high No. 2 rank­ing mid-year in 2016, due to her first Grand Slam win at the French Open. She added to her to­tal of three WTA ca­reer ti­tles and ended the sea­son at No. 7. Com­pet­ing for Spain in the 2016 Sum­mer Olympics in Brazil, Mugu­ruza fell to even­tual cham­pion Monica Puig in the round of 16. She rep­re­sented her coun­try in Fed Cup and im­proved her sin­gles record to 6-0 on the team last year. Search­ing for a fourth ca­reer ti­tle and her first in Mi­ami, Mugu­ruza will be hope­ful to sur­pass her round of 16 ap­pear­ance at last year’s tour­na­ment.

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