1 May 2016

Bacsinsky too good for Erakovic in final

12:21 pm on 1 May 2016

Marina Erakovic has suffered a heavy 6-2, 6-1 defeat to Swiss Timea Bacsinszky in the final of the Rabat Grand Prix in Morocco.

New Zealand No.1 Marina Erakovic

New Zealand number one Marina Erakovic Photo: Photosport

The New Zealand number one lost the match in just over an hour.

Bacsinsky dominated the match from start to finish, not giving away any break point opportunities to Erakovic.

Before the final the New Zealander had won seven consecutive matches, including the qualifying tournament to make the main draw.

Bacsinsky was the tournament's top seed and is ranked 15th in the world.