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HP Open Sunday Tennis REults






Osaka, Japan
October 7-13, 2013

Results - Sunday, October 13, 2013
Singles - Semifinals
(3) Samantha Stosur (AUS) d. (5) Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) 36 75 62

Doubles Final
(2) Mladenovic/Pennetta (FRA/ITA) d. Stosur/Zhang (AUS/CHN) 64 63

Final Facts
- Stosur wins her fifth WTA title and second of the season, having also won Carlsbad. This is the first time she has won multiple WTA titles in a season.
- Stosur improves to 19-3 in Osaka and becomes the event’s first two-time champion, having also won here in 2009.
- Bouchard was competing in her first WTA final.
- Bouchard is projected to surpass her career-high of No.35 on the new rankings.
- In their third outing together, Mladenovic and Pennetta win their first WTA doubles title without surrendering a set all week.
- Mladenovic wins her seventh WTA doubles title and fifth this year, tying Sania Mirza for most in 2013. Pennetta wins her 15th WTA doubles title and first since the 2011 Australian Open.

Final Quotes
Samantha Stosur:
"Eugenie was playing really well today. I just had to stick it out in the second set, and I'm pretty happy with how things went in the third. I love playing here. I love the site and the fans are great - I always feel like I have lots and lots of support when I come to Osaka."

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