The Inaugural Matches at the new Texas Tennis Center were held January 19-21, 2018, as the University of Texas Men's team opened against UTSA. [RALPH BARRERA / AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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Longhorns women’s tennis team tops Sooners

Posted March 29th, 2019

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The Longhorns women’s tennis team rallied to win the doubles point and ended up topping Oklahoma 6-1 in Norman on Friday.

After falling down a match in doubles competition, the Longhorns rallied to win two straight contests. Anna Turati and Bianca Turati won 6-2 before Tijana Spasojevic and Petra Granic sealed the doubles point with a 6-3 win.

Bianca Turati sealed the match overall with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Oleksandra Korashvil.

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After doubles, Anna Turati kept the momentum with a dominating 6-0, 6-0 to make it 2-0 for Texas.

Katie Poluta made it 3-1 with a straight-sets win before Bianca Turati closed it out.

With the match clinched, Texas added two more singles wins. Fernanda Labraña won 6-1, 6-2 while Bojana Markovic won 5-7, 6-3, 1-0 (10-6).

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