January 5-11, 2014
Results - Saturday, January 11, 2014
Singles - Final
(Q) Garbiñe Muguruza (ESP) d. (7) Klara Zakopalova (CZE)
Doubles - Final
Niculescu/Zakopalova (ROU/CZE) d. (2) Raymond/Zhang
(USA/CHN) 62 67(5) 108 (Match TB)
- Muguruza wins the first WTA
title of her career in her maiden final.
previous best performance was a semifinal run last year
- Muguruza becomes the second
qualifier to win a title in 2014, after Pironkova
triumphed in Sydney on Friday.
- Muguruza levels her
head-to-head with Zakopalova at 1-1.
- Muguruza won
her three qualifying and five main draw matches in
straight sets; Gajdosova (2011), Daniilidou (2008) and
Monami (1997) are the only other players to win the
title without dropping a set in the tournament's 21-year
- Zakopalova falls to 2-11 in WTA finals,
and 1-3 in hardcourt finals.
- Muguruza will rise to
a career-high No.38 in the new rankings; Zakopalova will
- Niculescu and Zakopalova win
their second WTA doubles title together ; Niculescu and
Zakopalova both now have four WTA doubles titles to her
"I didn't expect to win a lot of matches in the second
tournament of the year, but I knew that I'd just worked
so hard before. When I was at home I was thinking to
myself, 'If I go to the tournament I'm going to fight so
much,' and that's what I did. I was like a big bull out