Vesnina won the Russian final of the tournament in Indian wells
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Russian tennis player Elena Vesnina won the tournament in Indian wells. Her title became just the third in his career
In the final of the tournament series Premier Mandatory Vesnina beat another Russian, Svetlana Kuznetsova. The match ended with a score of 6:7, 7:5, 6:4. For Vesnina, this victory was a major in career singles titles — previously, she won the tournaments of this series (Premier Mandatory is the most prestigious category in women’s tennis after the “Grand slam” and WTA Championships WTA).
“Tennis is beautiful — that’s what I can tell. In the second set, I just fought for that to stay longer on the court, not to give the victory so easy. I said to myself: “You lose 1:4, nothing to lose . Just fight for every game, for every point, try to earn the win in every draw, because it’s nothing you won’t give”, — quotes Vesnina Sports.ru.
After this victory, Vesnina, which the greatest success was achieved in doubles has risen to 13th place in the singles ranking. For her, this position became the highest in his career. Kuznetsova has risen on the seventh place.