Muguruza 1-0 Pochet I hope to soon have some pictures of this, but in the meantime the wonderful Muguruza has broken in the first game.
G. Muguruza vs J. Ponchet | Australian Open
Women's Singles | Round 1 | 16.01.2018 | Margaret Court Arena
G. Muguruza (3)
Coming up next on here, we've got Tiafoe- Del Potro; that should be a belter.
Muguruza 6-4 6-3 Pochet
It was a struggle at the start, but Muguruza has eased through. She'll play Su-Wei Hsieh next.
Muguruza 6-4 3-2 Pochet
Muguruza has broken, and now only needs to hold serve to move on. Meanwhile...
Muguruza 6-4 2-2 Pochet
On serve in the second, but I've no pictures so can't deliver more detail than that I'm afraid.
Muguruza 6-4 Pochet
It's not easily achieved, but eventually, after some deuce, Muguruza holds serve to win the set.
Muguruza 5-3 Pochet
Three in a row for Muguruza; Pochet will now serve to stay in the set.
Muguruza 2-3 Pochet
On the catchily-named Show Court 2, Petkovic broke Kvitova and then won her service game - hse now leads 9-8. "Here" on Court, Pochet survived break point to hold.
Muguruza 1-2 Pochet
Ponchet has broken back! Elsewhere, Kvitova is serving for the match at 8-7 against Petkovic.