Adelaide: Ashleigh Barty, the world’s number one female singles player, continued her sensational week in Adelaide by winning the titles of Country Woman Storm Sanders and Doubles on Sunday.
After winning the singles title earlier that day, Bertie teamed up with Sanders to defeat Darija Jurak and Andreja Klepaque 6-1, 6-4. This was Bertie’s 12th doubles title.
In partnership with Sanders, the Australian duo dominated third-seeded Yuraku and Crepac in the 61st minute final. Victory was Sanders’ third career doubles title and his first partnership with Bertie.
In the singles final, top-seeded Ashleigh Barty won his second Adelaide international title in the last three years on Sunday after dominating Elena Rybakina in the women’s singles final. The world’s No. 1 defeated No. 7 seed Rybakina 6-3 6-2 in just 64 minutes. This is the third time Ashleigh Barty has become a champion in his hometown.
In the men’s singles final, Gael Monfils definitely defeated Karen Khachanov, winning the title for the first time in almost two years. In a battle between the top two seeds of the tournament, No. 1 Monfils defeated a Russian opponent 6-4 6-4 on the center court within 90 minutes.
It ended a great week for Monfils at the Memorial Drive Tennis Center. He won all four games without dropping the set. By defeating Khachanov, he won his 11th career title. This is the first time since winning the Rotterdam in February 2020.
https://www.siasat.com/double-delight-for-barty-in-adelaide-monfils-defeats-khachanov-to-lift-title-2255719/ Double joy at Adelaide’s Bertie, Monfils defeats Khachanov to raise the title