Iga Swiatek continues her dominance in the tennis world.
For the second time in her young tennis career, Swiatek claimed the French Open title, defeating No. 23 Coco Gauff in straight sets (6-1, 6-3) to be named the 2022 French Open women’s singles champion.
The world No. 1 established early on Saturday that she was on her A-game. She won each of the first four games before Gauff took the first game. Swiatek won the next two games to easily win the first set 6-1.
Gauff took the first two games of the second set, but Swiatek bounces back, winning five straight games and finishing Gauff in the ninth game to claim her second French Open title at just 21 years old.
Along with her second Grand Slam victory, Swiatek extended her match winning streak to 35, matching Venus Williams for the longest winning streak since 2000.
Gauff will still have a chance to leave Roland Garros as a French Open champion, when she plays in the women’s doubles finals on Monday with Jessica Pegula against Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic.
The Sporting News tracked live scoring updates and highlights for Coco Gauff vs. Iga Swiatek on Saturday. Follow for complete results from the 2022 French Open women’s singles final.
MORE: Watch tennis live with fuboTV in U.S. (get access now)
Coco Gauff vs. Iga Swiatek score
Coco Gauff vs. Iga Swiatek live updates, highlights from 2022 French Open
GAUFF 3-6 *SWIATEK: First point goes to Swiatek after a Gauff backhand carries out. Gauff drops the next point just in the line to even the game at 15 all. Swiatek catches Gauff off balance on the next point with a backhand and moves to 30-15. Gauff’s next return carries past the baseline, and Swiatek moves to a match point at 40-15. Gauff’s return off the serve is out, and Swiatek has claimed her second French Open title.
*GAUFF 3-5 SWIATEK: Gauff takes a 15 love lead, but has two more unforced errors into the net off her forehand. She evens it up at 30 all and scores an ace to take a 40-30 lead. Swiatek returns a serve with a strong backhand to send the game to deuce. A backhand to the net and another one out by Swiatek gives Gauff the game.
GAUFF 2-5 *SWIATEK: Gauff takes the love 15 advantage and returns one smash attempt on the next point, but Swiatek sends in her second smash to even the score at 15 all. Swiatek hits the net, but Gauff sends the next point out to keep the score even at 30. Gauff had an open court on the forehand, but missed and hit the net to give Swiatek the 40-30 lead, and Swiatek laces a perfect backhand down the sideline to move to one game away from winning her second French Open.
*GAUFF 2-4 SWIATEK: Gauff hits two shots into the net to fall behind love 30 early in the sixth game. Swiatek’s shot carries out to make it 15-30, but her next backhand off Gauff’s serve goes untouched down the court. Gauff returns a smash from Swiatek and nearly lands it in, but it is just past the baseline to give Swiatek the break point.
GAUFF 2-3 *SWIATEK: Good backhand by Swiatek then back-to-back points to the net from Gauff gives Swiatek a 40 love lead in the fifth game. She finishes it with a forehand to the back corner to take her first lead over Gauff in the second set after falling behind 2-0.
*GAUFF 2-2 SWIATEK: Gauff hits the net first with a forehand then attempting a drop shot on Swiatek, but she gets back with a point on another strong backhand. She has her third double fault to give Swiatek the 15-40 break point and hits it out as Swiatek evens the set.
GAUFF 2-1 *SWIATEK: Swiatek gets back on track and holds serve, finishing the third game with a forehand to get back to within a game of Gauff in the set.
*GAUFF 2-0 SWIATEK: Gauff starts the second game with an ace, and Swiatek hits the next serve into the net as Gauff takes a 30 love lead. Swiatek gets a point back before hitting a backhand to the net to put Gauff up 40-15. Gauff forehands the first game point into the net, but finishes the next point with a hard forehand to the right of Swiatek to take a 2-0 lead in the second set.
GAUFF 1-0 *SWIATEK: Gauff storms out to a 15-40 break point, her first break point of the match, after Swiatek hits the net with a backhand. Swiatek hits her first return after the serve out, and Gauff earns the break.
FIRST SET, SWIATEK
*GAUFF 1-6 SWIATEK: Gauff takes the first point before Swiatek takes a point with a strong forehand, takes the lead off an errant forehand by Gauff and moves to the set point with another perfect shot in the corner. Gauff moves it to 30-40 but hits a backhand out as Swiatek takes the first set.
Iga Swiatek takes the first set 6-1.
— NBC Sports (@NBCSports) June 4, 2022
GAUFF 1-5 *SWIATEK: On 30 all, Swiatek catches Gauff leaning left and fires a forehand to her right to reach game point, then threads the needle with a forehand that hits the back corner of the court to move a game away from winning the first set.
*GAUFF 1-4 SWIATEK: Gauff takes an early 30 love advantage over Swiatek, but she hits the net with a return and then double faults to even the score back at 30 all, and the two exchange to reach a second deuce. Gauff takes the advantage with a backhand and the first return by Swiatek is out. Gauff wins her first game of the match.
GAUFF 0-4 *SWIATEK: Swiatek makes quick work of the fourth game as Gauff hits the 40-15 serve out.
*GAUFF 0-3 SWIATEK: Gauff takes an early 15-0 lead, but hits the net on back-to-back points to fall behind. Another powerful forehand by Swiatek gives the world No. 1 her second break point opportunity. Both break point returns carry past the baseline to bring the third game to deuce. They exchange points on the first three deuce chances before Gauff hits two out. Swiatek now leads with a double break.
GAUFF 0-2 *SWIATEK: After a pair of unforced errors by the two to set the score at 15 all, Gauff has a strong backhand to take the 15-30 lead. A drop shot volley by Swiatek brings the score back to 30 all and a shot past the baseline by Gauff gives Swiatek a chance at a game point, but Gauff fires another backhand that sends the game to deuce. Swiatek fires an ace to get advantage, leans Gauff left on the next serve and sends a forehand to the open court on the right to win the second game.
*GAUFF 0-1 SWIATEK: The net was not kind to Gauff in her serving game as she hit it twice and double faulted. Last point carries too far past the baseline, and Swiatek takes the break to win the first game.
START: Gauff will serve to begin the French Open final.
9:02 p.m. ET: The two tennis stars are walking out ahead of their 2022 French Open final match.