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Western & Southern Open Sunday Women's Tennis Results







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11 - 17 AUGUST 2014


Singles - Final
[1] S Williams (USA) d [9] A Ivanovic (SRB) 64 61

Doubles – Final
[7] R Kops-Jones (USA) / A Spears (USA) d [6] T Babos (HUN) / K Mladenovic (FRA) 61 20 ret. (Mladenovic: spine injury)

Final Facts
- Williams’ first Cincinnati title is the 62nd WTA title of her career.
- Williams now has five WTA titles this season, two more than anyone else. She is tied with Ivanovic with five WTA finals competed in this year.
- Williams improves to 7-1 against Ivanovic.
- Williams will improve from fourth to third place on the Road To Singapore leaderboard.
- Williams has clinched this year’s Emirates Airline US Open Series title.
- Kops-Jones and Spears win the 10th WTA title of their partnership. It is Kops-Jones’ 12th WTA doubles title and Spears’ 14th.
- Kops-Jones and Spears will rise from fifth to third place on the Road To Singapore doubles leaderboard.

Final Quotes
Serena Williams: "Congratulations to Ana - she's such a great champion and such a wonderful, wonderful young lady. It's so good to see wonderful women like her leading our tour right now. It's just amazing to finally win here. The fans were amazing and it's so wonderful to be here."

Ana Ivanovic: "It's been a great week for me in Cincinnati. I really want to congratulate Serena. I think I got a lesson on how to serve today. Maybe after you retire you can give me some tips!"

Raquel Kops-Jones: "We had a few tough matches this week, even the ones where the scores didn't appear close. We learned a lot just playing a lot of matches. We love playing here. It's really well-run and is one of the best facilities that we play at."

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