Carlsbad Gallery: Dominika's Dominance
Dominika Cibulkova did not drop a set en route to her second career title at the Mercury Insurance Open.
Published July 22, 2012 11:50
Dominika Cibulkova brought a 1-4 record in WTA finals into Sunday's Mercury Insurance Open championship match.
Top seed Marion Bartoli was extended to three sets in each match leading up to the Carlsbad final.
Dominika Cibulkova beamed after rallying from a 4-1 second set deficit en route to a 61 75 triumph.
Marion Bartoli fell to 2-3 against Dominika Cibulkova and 7-11 in WTA finals.
Carlsbad was Dominika Cibulkova's second career title, her first coming in Moscow last October.
Dominika Cibulkova celebrated her win by going down the La Costa Resort & Spa's splash pool water slide.
Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears were appearing in the Carlsbad doubles final for the second straight year.
Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears netted their third title with a 62 64 win over Vania King and Nadia Petrova.