Linz Finals Gallery
See the best photos of Ana and company from finals weekend at the Generali Ladies Linz.
Published October 17, 2010 12:00
Ana Ivanovic signed a Serbian flag after reaching her first final of the year at the Generali Ladies Linz.
Patty Schnyder, who had already reached one final this year, gave back to the tournament after her semifinal.
Patty Schnyder had beaten three straight seeds to reach the final but her luck ran out against lucky No.7.
In the shortest final of the whole year, No.7 seed Ana Ivanovic beat Patty Schnyder in 47 minutes, 61 62.
Despite the loss, Patty Schnyder was in good spirits as she accepted her runner-up trophy after the final.
Ana Ivanovic accepted her winner's cheque after winning her ninth career title and first in exactly two years.
Ana Ivanovic and Patty Schnyder posed with local kids and their trophies after Sunday afternoon's final.
Ana Ivanovic hadn't won a title since this event two years ago, when she beat Vera Zvonareva in the final.
A beaming Ana Ivanovic spoke to the local media after the final, before heading to Luxembourg this week.
Barbora Zahlavova Strycova and Renata Voracova at a sponsor visit. They won the doubles title on Sunday.