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Tennis: Swiatek saves three championship points to win Madrid Open title

# Tennis: Top-ranked Iga Swiatek avenged her loss to Aryna Sabalenka in last year’s Madrid final by defeating the world number two to clinch her first title in the Spanish capital after a gruelling three-hour and eleven minute battle last night. Coming back from 1-3 down in the decider and saving three championship points in total, Swiatek claimed a 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 victory to secure the trophy. Swiatek has won her last eight consecutive finals and now joins Elena Rybakina with 30 victories this season.