Nurnberg Gallery: Bouchard's Maiden Title
Canada's Eugenie Bouchard fulfilled her quest to win a WTA title at the NÜRNBERGER VERSICHERUNGSCUP.
Published May 24, 2014 12:10
Karolina Pliskova beat Elina Svitolina on Friday to advance to her third WTA final.
Pliskova, who also advanced to the doubles final, spoke to the press after her semifinal triumph.
Eugenie Bouchard celebrated her win over Karin Knapp that put her into her second WTA final.
Bouchard was given stuffed animals after her semifinal victory.
Bouchard pulled out a 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 win over Karolina Pliskova in Saturday's final.
An elated Bouchard after becoming the first Canadian to win a WTA title since Aleksandra Wozniak in 2008.
Bouchard posed with the NÜRNBERGER VERSICHERUNGSCUP winner's trophy in front of Nürnberg Castle.
In their first event as a duo, Michaella Krajicek and Pliskova captured the doubles title.