Ash Barty unexpectedly withdrew from tennis at the age of 25 when ranked No. 1 and less than two months after winning her third Grand Slam singles championship at the Australian Op...
After the tournament was cancelled in 2020, Barty returned in 2021 and successfully defended her title.
Ash Barty won the match 6-3, 7-6 (7-2) to end a 44-year wait for an Australian to win their home Grand Slam.
Ashleigh Barty defeated Madison Keys while Danielle Collins saw off seventh seed Iga Swiatek for a meeting in the final.
Zverev lived up to the pre-tournament predictions as one of the favourites to win the Grand Slam by producing a dominant display during the one-hour, 59-minute victory.
World No.1 Ashleigh Barty demolished Italian qualifier Lucia Bronzetti 6-1, 6-1 on Wednesday to enter the third round of 2022 Australian Open.
World number one Ashleigh Bart on Sunday won the season-opening Adelaide International trophy by defeating Elena Rybakina in straight sets.
The left-handed Spaniard will lead a strong field that also includes former World No.4 Kei Nishikori and former World No.5 Kevin Anderson.
The 25-year-old, Ashleigh Barty, has not played since she was knocked out in the third round at the U.S. Open in September.
The WTA Finals 2021 will close out the women's tennis season at the end of the year and so far, four of the eight spots in the tournament have been filled.