Sakkari defeats Kontaveit in the first round of the Tokyo Olympics 7-5 6-2.
Maria who is one of the most patriotic players on tour is determined to take home a medal for her home country of Greece at these Olympics and her first round win has helped her on way to Olympic gold.
This was Maria 350 win on the ATP tour and a most deserved win.
She has won 11 of the last 13 games.
She posted her win on her Facebook Page.