CULTURE Rampant Wang demolishes Olympic champ Puig in Wuhan


Rampant Wang demolishes Olympic champ Puig in Wuhan


11:23, September 28, 2018

China's Wang Qiang hits a return to Puerto Rican Monica Puig during their quarterfinal at the Wuhan Open on Thursday. (Photos: VCG)

Rising star Wang Qiang demolished Olympic champion Monica Puig 6-3, 6-1 at the Wuhan Open on Thursday, cruising into the semifinals to the delight of the home crowd.

The impressive victory was the 14th on the trot for Wang, who has said she wants to follow the footsteps of China's two-time Grand Slam winner Li Na.

With the fans firmly behind her, Wang made a breathless start to the match, putting her Puerto Rican challenger on the back foot.

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue