Colombian pride. María Camila Osorio Serrano beat Harmony Tan in straight sets 6-1 and 6-2 and got into the final of the WTA in Bogotá, which will be, nothing more and nothing less, the first of his career on the circuit.
The 180th in the world played impeccable tennis and dispatched the French in just under an hour and a half of play. From the statistics, incredible: he generated 13 break opportunities, although he only capitalized on six. Still, nothing could do Tan before the overwhelming level of the Colombian.
In the end of the Colsanitas Cup, The 19-year-old Latin American and US open 2019 junior champion will face Tamara Zidanzek, the 93rd Slovenian tennis player in the world who has just beaten Viktoriya Tomova in straight sets 6-3 and 7-5.
And this is not all, the victory against Tan consummated another moment of glory for Colombian tennis: Osorio became the youngest Colombian to reach the singles final in a WTA tournament, after displacing Fabiola Zuluaga from that place, who had achieved it with 20 years and 1 month. In addition, she is the first Colombian player to reach the final in the local event, 11 years after Mariana Duque Mariño.