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Ash Barty reveals ‘strangest feeling of my life’ after Wimbledon win and why she struggled in Tokyo

Ash Barty has revealed she felt lost after winning her second Grand Slam title at Wimbledon.

The world No.1 has continued her brilliant season with a dominant victory in the final of the Cincinnati Masters to claim her fifth title of the year.

Barty demolished Switzerland‘s Jil Teichmann 6-3 6-1 to become the first Australian to win the tournament since her idol Evonne Goolagong Cawley did 48 years ago in 1973.

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Afterwards the Aussie superstar admitted she had been struggling with mental fatigue since her Wimbledon triumph, which explained her disappointing performance at the Tokyo Olympics.

Barty suffered a shock loss to Spain‘s Sara Sorribes Tormo in the first round at the Tokyo Olympics. She later won a bronze medal in the mixed doubles with John Peers.


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