Gallery: Finals Day In Paris & Pattaya
From Russians sweeping the singles titles to two riveting doubles finals, the stars of the WTA were battling it out at venues almost 6000 miles apart. All the best pics from Finals Day, here.
Published February 02, 2014 12:10
The first final on Finals Day this past week was the singles championship at the PTT Pattaya Open.
Ekaterina Makarova beat the big-serving Karolina Pliskova for the second WTA title of her career.
Later, Chinese pair Peng Shuai and Zhang Shuai rallied from 63 52 down to win the doubles title.
Alla Kudryavtseva and Anastasia Rodionova were on the verge of victory but would finish runners-up.
Peng and Zhang - two of China's three Top 50 players in singles - won their first title together.
From Thailand to France, and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova was conquering an even bigger tournament.
Pavlyuchenkova rallied from 3-1 down in the third to beat Sara Errani for the Open GDF SUEZ crown.
Pavlyuchenkova lifted her sixth WTA title, but this was her biggest - her first Premier-level title.
Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic made the final in their first WTA-level doubles event together.
But Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Kveta Peschke took the prize, coming from a set and 3-1 down to prevail.
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