Kontaveit Beats Sakkari In Ostrava For Third Career Title
Muhammad Rameez 29 days ago Sun 26th September 2021 | 08:20 PM
Ostrava, Czech Republic, Sept 26 (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Sep, 2021 ) :World number 30 Anett Kontaveit picked up her second title of the season with a 6-2, 7-5 win over Greece's Maria Sakkari in the final of the Ostrava Open on Sunday.
The unseeded Estonian had not dropped a set all week before powering past fourth seed Sakkari to claim the biggest title of her career and her third overall.
World number 12 Sakkari, looking for her first title of 2021, held a 5-3 lead in their head-to-head at tour-level coming into the final, but Kontaveit, who had seen off Petra Kvitova in the semi-finals, came through this time in an hour and 32 minutes.