Baku & Nanchang Gallery: Sunday Success
Elina Svitolina came through in a WTA Rising Stars showdown in Baku, and Peng Shuai lifted the trophy in her home country.
Published July 27, 2014 12:10
Elina Svitolina was a 6-1, 7-6(2) winner over fellow WTA Rising Star Bojana Jovanovski in Sunday's Baku final.
Svitolina, the first teen since 2011 with multiple WTA titles, became the Baku Cup's first repeat winner.
Alexandra Panova and Heather Watson bested Raluca Olaru and Shahar Peer in the doubles final.
Baku was Panova and Watson's second tournament together and their first title.
In Nanchang on Sunday, Peng Shuai beat fellow Chinese Liu Fangzhou for her first WTA 125K Series title.
Peng rose to the occasion as the star attraction at the inaugural Zhonghong Jiangxi International Women's Open.