2
0
1

WTA Player Of The Month: Venus

Venus Williams won her biggest title since 2010 in Dubai, extending her win streak there to an incredible 15 matches. For that reason, she has been named WTA Player Of The Month for February.

Published March 05, 2014 12:11

x

Embedded code:

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, USA - Venus Williams added to her impressive trophy case just two weeks ago, winning the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, her biggest title since 2010. Williams extended her stunning Dubai win streak to 15 matches, picking up her third consecutive Dubai title.

Williams made it look easy, defeating five Top 40 players, including two Top 15 players - Ana Ivanovic and Caroline Woznaicki - en route to a final clash against Alizé Cornet. From there Williams reeled off seven straight games to clinch the title.

For that reason, Williams has been named the WTA's Player Of The Month for Febraury.

What about her game has pleased her most?

"I'm feeling comfortable on court and confident. Leaving Dubai I feel so much better about my game and being able to execute. I am looking forward to the next tournaments."

Venus Williams

Share this page!

Related news

  • The Upsets Continue: Kvitova Out

    August 30, 2014
    Aga, Ana, Simona, Angie - now Petra. Another Top 8 seed was bundled out of the US Open on Saturday as Serbian qualifier Aleksandra Krunic outdid Petra Kvitova.
  • Williams Passes Third Round Test

    August 30, 2014
    Defending champion Serena Williams overcame Varvara Lepchenko and the blustery conditions on Arthur Ashe to book a place in the fourth round of the US Open.
  • Flawless Azarenka Swats Aside Vesnina

    August 30, 2014
    Two-time US Open runner-up Victoria Azarenka laid down a marker at this year's tournament with a brilliant performance against Elena Vesnina on Saturday afternoon.
To The Top
3