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Former member of the world's top ten and owner of Mutua Madrid Open, Ion Tiriac, was not happy with the final match at Roland Garros. In his statement, he revealed that champion Ashleigh Barty was didn't play so well to deserve the French Open title. At the same time, he criticized the whole final.
"The women's final at Roland Garros was the worst I've ever seen," Tiriac said, saying he had even left the final match after four games. "Please excuse my sincerity. After four games I wanted to leave and even did it! ”
"In the final, Sharapova, Halep, or Williams were missing. Barty has won only one credit. It's an Australian," said Tiriac. "They can't write or read, but there's always someone who has good technical knowledge from A to Z," he nodded indiscriminately.
Tiriac also criticized his compatriot Halep, which lost in QF with Anisimova:
"She played horribly, deep below her level. Quarterfinal is not a success for me. She didn't have the spark she needed at all, "