WTA Insider | In the latest Daily Dispatch, hear from newly crowned US Open champion Angelique Kerber, gallant runner-up Karolina Pliskova following a thrilling final on Arthur Ashe.
WTA Staff

NEW YORK, NY, USA - Angelique Kerber marked her coronation as the WTA's new No.1 by defusing Karolina Pliskova in an absorbing US Open final.

Showing all the qualities that have made her 2016's standout performer, Kerber rallied from 3-1 down in the final set to collect her second Grand Slam trophy.

"I think it's amazing what I did this year, and I'm really so happy and so proud about everything - my team, my game, the improvements to my game," Kerber said afterwards. "Being here with my second [Grand Slam] trophy is the best feeling ever."

Hear what else Kerber had to say on her latest triumph, as well as comment from gallant runner-up Pliskova in the latest Daily Dispatch:

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