Britain’s Tara Moore battles back from 6-0, 5-0 down to claim an astonishing win


Sunderland: British world No.479 Tara Moore has staged an astonishing comeback in an ITF tour event in Sunderland, fighting back from 6-0, 5-0 down to beat France’s Jessika Ponchet.

Moore saved match point with a smash that skimmed the net tape before landing on the line – then set about clawing her way back into contention before winning 0-6, 7-6, 6-3.

Tara Moore has recorded an astonishing comeback.Credit:PA

“Never in doubt,” the 26-year-old, who reached the second round of Wimbledon in 2016, said on social media.

Tennis has seen many great comebacks in the past.



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