Paris Finals Gallery
Petra Kvitova, Kim Clijsters, Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Meghann Shaughnessy shone on finals day.
Published February 13, 2011 12:00
The buzz was all around Kim Clijsters this week as the Belgian had a shot at regaining No.1.
Petra Kvitova and Yanina Wickmayer did pre-match interviews before their quarterfinal on Friday.
Kim Clijsters beat Jelena Dokic in the quarterfinals to secure a return to No.1 the next Monday.
Meghann Shaughnessy and Bethanie Mattek-Sands won the doubles final on Sunday afternoon.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Meghann Shaughnessy won their first WTA doubles title as a team.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands, also a singles semifinalist, showed off her Open GDF SUEZ doubles trophy.
Petra Kvitova had lost her previous two meetings with Kim Clijsters but was on her game this time.
Petra Kvitova gave the thumbs up after beating Kim Clijsters in the Open GDF SUEZ final, 64 63.
Petra Kvitova and Kim Clijsters were met by Amelie Mauresmo and others for the trophy ceremony.
Petra Kvitova won her third and biggest WTA title, subsequently rising from No.18 to No.14.