French Open: Iga Swiatek beats Coco Gauff in Paris final

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Top seed Iga Swiatek has won the French Open final after beating Coco Gauff in straight sets to win her second Grand Slam title.

Poland’s Swiatek, won 6-1 6-3 against the American teenager to record her 35th straight victory – equalling the longest WTA streak this century.

Meanwhile, 18-year-old Gauff was contesting her first major final and made a nervy start.

Swiatek, who also won Roland Garros in 2020, took full advantage and went on to win her sixth successive title.

By fighting back from a break down in the second set, Swiatek won the 54th of her past 56 sets.

She also maintained her streak of winning in finals, extending that record to nine in row.



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