Hobart Gallery: Vesnina's New Chapter
Before Saturday, Elena Vesnina was one of the best players never to win a WTA title - but the talented Russian shook that tag in impressive fashion at the Moorilla Hobart International.
Published January 13, 2013 12:00
On a windy Finals Day, Elena Vesnina took down defending champion Mona Barthel, 63 64.
Elena Vesnina dropped to the court after defying her 0-6 career record in WTA finals.
Elena Vesnina became the Moorilla Hobart International's 20th anniversary champion.
Elena Vesnina took her trophy on a photo shoot over to nearby Battery Point in Hobart.
Elena Vesnina's Saturday trophy photo shoot wouldn't end at Battery Point, either...
Elena Vesnina headed over to the Henry Jones Art Hotel to continue the photo shoot.
Earlier in the press room, Elena Vesnina said she had been waiting for this a long time.
Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor and Garbine Muguruza won their first WTA titles in the doubles.