The #1 seeds Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic clinched the doubles name on the WTA Finals in Guadalajara on Wednesday.
The Czech duo pulled off an undefeated week within the doubles tournament in Mexico once they defeated the quantity 3 seeds Hsieh Su-Wei of Chinese language Taipei and Elise Mertens of Belgium, 6-3, 6-4, in an hour and 18 mins.
The Czechs ended their very good yr with their maiden name on the prestigious year-ending championships.
The general victory additionally clinches the year-end WTA Doubles Global No.1 rating for Siniakova, who will displace Hsieh on the best when the following scores are launched. All 4 of the avid gamers who competed within the ultimate have held the WTA Doubles Global No.1 rating all through their careers.
“I believe it used to be a in point of fact excellent day for us,” Krejcikova stated, within the post-match press, as according to wtatennis.com. “I believe we did the whole thing one of the simplest ways lets. I used to be in point of fact satisfied that our recreation taste used to be running and that the whole thing we stated used to be running. I simply suppose that we have been a in point of fact excellent crew in the market nowadays”
Siniakova added: “This week used to be in point of fact excellent for us. I believe we had to keep competitive, and we did it. We have been in point of fact taking part in neatly. We stay the crew spirit, so we have been simply attempting, we struggle. I am simply in point of fact satisfied that we have got the trophy.”
(With inputs from ANI)