BERTENS DEFENDS TITLE
The second seed of the tournament Kiki Bertens is the winner of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy 2020 in the women singles draw. She is the first person, who managed to defend the title on this tournament. In the final she prevailed over the representative of Kazakhstan Elena Rybakina – 6/1, 6/3. The match lasted 1 hour and 13 minutes. Kiki made 6 aces and 5 double faults, Elena aced 3 times and double faulted 3. Bertens converted 5 out of 5 break points, while Rybakina 4/8.
«I feel incredibly happy. It was a tough week. I didn’t know how I managed to win. But I’m so happy.
The secret is to keep in fighting. Thanks for the support, guys.
Thanks for my team. This victory is for you.
Of course you will see me here next year», – said Kiki after the match.
This is the second title for Kiki Bertens in St. Petersburg and the tenth title in the career.