2022 Toronto

Toronto: Sorribes Tormo defeats Liu in clash of volleys vs. passes

Sara Sorribes Tormo overturned a 4-1 third-set deficit to defeat qualifier Claire Liu in 3 hours and 33 minutes in the first round of the National Bank Open. The contest, which pitted Liu's net skills against Sorribes Tormo's passing shots, was the Spaniard's sixth match of 2022 to go over three hours in length.