Svitolina wins biggest title of her career at WTA Finals
01 November, 2018, 13:24 | Author: Virgil Todd
The first Ukrainian to be crowned champion, Svitolina recovered from a hard start to win 3-6 6-2 6-2.
Her aggressive style in the eight-player season finale was the backbone of her success, as she become the first athlete to go through the WTA Finals undefeated since Serena Williams in 2013.
The Ukrainian had defeated Kiki Bertens of The Netherlands to reach the final, while Stephens had beaten Karolína Plíšková of the Czech Republic. "It's going to bring me lots of confidence".
From 1 January 2017 Elina Svitolina won a tournament in Taipei, Dubai (twice), Istanbul, Rome (twice), Toronto, Brisbane, and the Final WTA tournament in Singapore.
Ukrainian Svitolina had arrived in Singapore woefully out of form, but the baseliner gathered momentum as the tournament progressed, winning all three pool matches and semifinal before subduing a fast-starting Stephens.
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