Maria Camila Osorio, Colombia’s number one striker and the most distinguished athlete of the time, qualified Friday for the final of the ITF USA doubles championship 02A, jointly with Swiss Connie Perrin, 241 in the WTA Simple Ranking.
Osorio started his participation in 2021 with the idea of qualifying for his first Grand Slam tournament as a professional in the Australian Open, but he failed to qualify for the main draw, in previous rounds held in Dubai.
Ultimately, she participated in the ITF for the UAE where she was eliminated from the 16th round in singles and fourth in doubles.
The 19-year-old athlete continued her training in the United States. On the American soil, he participated in the singles Orlando W25 and reached the quarter-finals, where he fell against Mexican Renata Zaraza (6-4 6-1) in a match played yesterday.
Compete simultaneously in doubles, jointly with Beren. The first match, eligible for the round of 16, defeated Poland’s Dela Sotijade and Britain’s Naiktha Pines (6-3 6-4).
In the quarter-finals, they defeated the Spanish duo Irene Borrello and Andrea Lazaro (6-3 6-2).
In the semi-final, which was held yesterday, they continued their good streak of not losing any sets, winning 7-5, 6-3 over Rebecca Sramkova of Slovenia and Yovana Jaksic of Serbia.
This Saturday at 10:00 AM Colombia, the title will be decided against American Emina Bektas (357) and Britain’s Tara Moore (447).
Osorio (186) and Perrin complete the key pieces in the team’s success: the Swiss, 30, is a share of experience that combines the quality and skill of the young cucuteña (19).