February 8, 2016

Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor Wins First WTA Title


(April 27, 2014) Spain’s Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor captured her first WTA singles title by beating Romina Oprandi of Switzerland 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 on Sunday in the Grand Prix SAR final in Marrakesh, Morocco.

For both players in was their first WTA-level final, just the second final all year which featured two unseeded finalists. Neother woman had even played a WTA-level semifinal until this week.

The 71st ranked Torro-Flor first broke into the Top 100 in October 2012.

Despite losing in singles, Opriandi paired up with to win the doubles title with Garbine Muguruza.