French Open: Garbine Muguruza upsets Serena Williams for women’s title

Updated 7:48 AM EDT, Mon June 6, 2016
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(CNN) —  

A Spaniard was crowned champion at the French Open – but it wasn’t Rafael Nadal.

Garbine Muguruza upset Serena Williams 7-5 6-4 on Saturday to win the first grand slam of her career, while also depriving the American of tying Steffi Graf’s Open Era record of 22 majors.