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August 5-11, 2013


Results - Sunday,
August 11, 2013

Singles - Final

Serena Williams (USA) d. Sorana Cirstea (ROU) 62 60

Doubles - Final

Jankovic/Srebotnik (SRB/SLO) d. (3) Groenefeld/Peschke
(GER/CZE) 57 62 106 (Match TB)

Final Facts

- Williams wins her 54th WTA title, moving into sole
possession of ninth place on the Open Era titles list.

- Williams ties her personal best for most WTA titles
won in a season with her eighth, having also won that
many in 2002.

- Williams improves to 3-0 against Cirstea, having never
lost more than two games in a set.

- Williams passes the $5 million prize money mark for
the season, the third time she has achieved that feat.

- Williams wins this event for the third time, tied with
Martina Navratilova for third most titles at this event.
Chris Evert and Monica Seles share the record with four

- Cirstea recorded three Top 10 wins en route to her
first Premier-level final and is projected to climb to a
career-high No.21 on the new rankings.

- Jankovic and Srebotnik win their first WTA doubles
title as a duo in their second outing. It is Jankovic’s
second WTA doubles title and Srebotnik’s 34th,
four of which have come this year.

Final Quotes

Serena Williams:

"I knew she had had a lot of big wins and a lot of
momentum going into this match. She also had nothing to
lose out there, so I knew it wasn't going to be an easy
match for me today.

“I knew I had to play better today than last night. With
that in mind, I just tried to do that."

Sorana Cirstea:

"It's been a really positive week, and I'm going to take
everything that's been going well with me to the next
tournament. I think I've made great steps in the past
weeks - I've played semis, quarters, finals here - so
I'm looking forward to everything coming up and also the
US Open."

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