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US OPen Saturday Women's Tennis Results




New York, NY, USA
August 26-September 8, 2013
$16,102,000/Grand Slam

Results - Saturday, September 7, 2013
Doubles - Final
(5) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE/CZE) d. (8) Barty/Dellacqua (AUS/AUS) 67(4) 61 64

Final Facts
- Hlavackova and Hradecka win their second Grand Slam doubles title together, having previously triumphed at the French Open in 2011.
- Hlavackova and Hradecka's win-loss record in WTA finals improves to 11-6; Hlavackova now has 14 career titles, while Hradecka has 17.
- Hlavackova and Hradecka are the first all-Czech team to win the US Open doubles title; Novotna and Sukova were runners-up in 1990.
- Hlavackova is the first player to win both the women's and mixed doubles titles at the same Grand Slam since Cara Black at the 2008 US Open.
- Hlavackova and Hradecka will rise to No.7 and No.9 in the rankings; Barty and Dellacqua will move up to No.12 and No.11 respectively.

Final Quotes
Andrea Hlavackova:
"I think we clicked right away here, from the first match, even though we had no matches to prepare, really. It's been a great wave we've been riding these two weeks. I cannot describe how I feel. We had the toughest draw possible from the first round, where we were beating players who had beaten us at other Grand Slams. And beating Petrova and Srebotnik was an extremely tough match. I would never take that for granted. And the Williams sisters too amazing."

Lucie Hradecka: "I've already gotten a lot of messages. One was our Fed Cup captain, who wrote me, 'Okay now we can go to sleep, so well done!' But I think a lot of people at home watched this on TV, and a lot of people are happy we got another Grand Slam. It's something big for our small country."