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Birmingham Gallery: The Best Of Finals Day

Ana Ivanovic put in a classic performance en route to her first WTA grass court title at the Aegon Classic.

Published June 15, 2014 12:10

A spirited crowd turned out to the Edgbaston Priory Club for the Aegon Classic final on Sunday.
A spirited crowd turned out to the Edgbaston Priory Club for the Aegon Classic final on Sunday.
Ana Ivanovic contested her first WTA grass court final against Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.
Ana Ivanovic contested her first WTA grass court final against Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.
Zahlavova Strycova had not previously reached a Premier-level quarterfinal but made the Birmingham final.
Zahlavova Strycova had not previously reached a Premier-level quarterfinal but made the Birmingham final.
Zahlavova Strycova was in good form early, breaking serve to start the match before Ivanovic caught fire.
Zahlavova Strycova was in good form early, breaking serve to start the match before Ivanovic caught fire.
Ivanovic won four straight games down 1-0 in the first set and five in a row down 1-0 in the second.
Ivanovic won four straight games down 1-0 in the first set and five in a row down 1-0 in the second.
Ivanovic celebrated after sealing her 6-3, 6-2 win, her third in three tries against Zahlavova Strycova.
Ivanovic celebrated after sealing her 6-3, 6-2 win, her third in three tries against Zahlavova Strycova.
Ivanovic proudly displayed the trophy she won for capturing her first WTA grass court title.
Ivanovic proudly displayed the trophy she won for capturing her first WTA grass court title.
The Aegon Classic was Ivanovic's biggest title since her 2008 French Open triumph.
The Aegon Classic was Ivanovic's biggest title since her 2008 French Open triumph.
Abigail Spears and Raquel Kops-Jones faced Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua in the doubles final.
Abigail Spears and Raquel Kops-Jones faced Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua in the doubles final.
A 7-6(1), 6-1 win gave Kops-Jones and Spears their ninth WTA title and their fifth at the Premier level.
A 7-6(1), 6-1 win gave Kops-Jones and Spears their ninth WTA title and their fifth at the Premier level.
  • A spirited crowd turned out to the Edgbaston Priory Club for the Aegon Classic final on Sunday.
  • Ana Ivanovic contested her first WTA grass court final against Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.
  • Zahlavova Strycova had not previously reached a Premier-level quarterfinal but made the Birmingham final.
  • Zahlavova Strycova was in good form early, breaking serve to start the match before Ivanovic caught fire.
  • Ivanovic won four straight games down 1-0 in the first set and five in a row down 1-0 in the second.
  • Ivanovic celebrated after sealing her 6-3, 6-2 win, her third in three tries against Zahlavova Strycova.
  • Ivanovic proudly displayed the trophy she won for capturing her first WTA grass court title.
  • The Aegon Classic was Ivanovic's biggest title since her 2008 French Open triumph.
  • Abigail Spears and Raquel Kops-Jones faced Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua in the doubles final.
  • A 7-6(1), 6-1 win gave Kops-Jones and Spears their ninth WTA title and their fifth at the Premier level.
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