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14 - 20 JULY 2014

RESULTS - JULY 20, 2014
Singles - Finals

M Barthel (GER) d C Scheepers (RSA) 63 76(3)

Doubles - Finals

A Klepac (SLO) / M Torro-Flor (ESP) d J Rae (GBR) / A Smith (GBR) 61 61

Final Facts
- Appearing in her fourth WTA final, Barthel wins her third WTA title, the previous ones coming at Hobart in 2012 and Paris [Indoors] in 2013. This is her first WTA clay court title.
- Barthel was extended to three sets twice this week and rallied from a 5-3 second set deficit in the final.
- After losing her first two match-ups with Scheepers, Barthel has now won two straight in their head-to-head.
- This was Scheeper’s second WTA final, having been victorious in Guangzhou in 2011.
- This was the first WTA tournament since Hobart in January 2009 in which no seeds made the quarterfinals. This was the second final in tournament history featuring two unseeded players.
- A week after making their first WTA final as a duo in Bad Gastein, Klepac and Torró-Flor win their first WTA doubles title together.
- Klepac and Torró-Flor now each have two WTA doubles titles individually.

Final Quotes
Mona Barthel: "It's been an amazing week for me - I cannot believe I won the title! It was like a perfect week for me. I was fighting a lot - in some matches I was behind, and I was just fighting for every point. I'm just happy everything worked out. I love this tournament so much."

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