In 2015, at the , she reached her first Grand Slam final where she lost to Serena Williams, and then won her maiden -level crown by capturing the title.
She ended up having a torn tendon, which required her to have surgery, after which, she struggled to get back to form.
Following , where she reached the third round before losing to 21th seed , Muguruza returned to the top 10 in the rankings.
Muguruza began the Asian swing by competing at the.
In the second round, Muguruza was shocked by the world No.
Though Muguruza won her opening match against Camila Giorgi in a high quality display, she was quickly upset by in the second round.