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Sharapova is a champion in Beijing after success over Kvitova 

Sharapova is a champion in Beijing after success over Kvitova


The Russian Maria Sharapova won the tennis tournament on hard courts in the Chinese capital Beijing with prize fund 5.43 million dollars. Fourth placed Sharapova, who is vice-champion from 2012 , defeat in the final number 3 and twice champion from "Wimbledon" Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) with 6: 4, 2: 6, 6: 3 for 2:28. For the 27-year-old Sharapova, this is the first title in Beijing and 33 career. She won the tournament for the first time since "Roland Garros" in June.

Kvitova lead with 2: 0 : in the first set but her opponent equalized and then showed excellent game and won with 6: 4. In the second part had the Czech woman again lead in the result with 4: 1, and then took two of the next three games. In the decisive third set, Sharapova took advance with 3: 0, then made ​​another breakthrough in the sixth game for 4: 2. By the end won both submissions and thus Sharapova reached her first trophy in Beijing.

On Monday, the Russian will climb to No. 2 in the WTA world rankings, in which is currently in the fourth position. Sharapova record sixth victory in eight matches against Kvitova.

Czech woman failed to take a second consecutive title, having triumphed in Uhah last Saturday.

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