Garbiñe Muguruza Blanco is a Spaniard professional tennis player.
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She turned professional in 2012.
Garbine Muguruza cries tears of joy by Wimbledon
She has won four singles titles, including two Grand Slams - the 2016 French Open where she beat Serena Williams in the final, and the 2017 Wimbledon Championship against Venus Williams.
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By winning Wimbledon in 2017, she became the first player to beat both Williams sisters in Grand Slam finals.
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She achieved her career-high world ranking of No. 2 after the French Open.
Equipped with powerful groundstrokes and an aggressive game style, Muguruza first came into prominence by reaching the fourth round of the 2014 Australian Open, where she scored an upset over Caroline Wozniacki en route.
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She then defeated Serena Williams in the second round of the French Open that same year, beating the world No. 1 in straight sets en route to the quarterfinals.
In 2015, she won the China Open and reached her first Grand Slam final at Wimbledon.
She also qualified for her first WTA Finals in 2015, scoring a perfect winning record in the round-robin stage before falling out in the semifinals to eventual champion Agnieszka Radwańska.
Muguruza has been successful in doubles, winning five titles, finishing runner-up at the 2015 WTA Finals and reaching the 2014 French Open semifinals.
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She achieved those results with her compatriot, Carla Suárez Navarro.
She is currently ranked No.5 in singles.