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Daniela Hantuchova got back in the WTA winner's circle while a pair of Italians dominated the doubles.
Published Feburary 13, 2011 12:00
Kimiko Date-Krumm had beaten Daniela Hantuchova in all three of their previous meetings - not this time.
Daniela Hantuchova beat Kimiko Date-Krumm for the first time in their night time second round match-up.
Ana Ivanovic, the No.2 seed, was the first of the Top 2 to fall, losing to Roberta Vinci in the quarters.
No.8 seed Sara Errani was building momentum on the bottom half of the draw, grinding out win after win...
Vera Zvonareva, the top seed and two-time defending champ in Pattaya, ran into some semifinal resistance.
No.4 seed Daniela Hantuchova scored an exciting straight set win over No.1 seed Vera Zvonareva on Saturday.
Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci, both Italian and good friends, won the doubles title, their second of 2011.
Zheng Jie and Sun Shengnan, the doubles runners-up. Zheng was playing her first tournament in five months.
Sara Errani waved to the crowd after falling to Daniela Hantuchova in straight sets in the singles final.
Daniela Hantuchova won her fourth WTA title and first in three and a half years, since Linz in October 2007.