Serena beat Henin to clinch Rome title

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:27 IST

Serena Williams of the US wins the $1.24 million WTA Masters Series tournament in Rome, beating Justine Henin of Belgium in the final.

Serena beat Henin to clinch Rome title

Rome: Serena Williams of the United States won the $1.24 million WTA Masters Series tournament here today, beating Justine Henin of Belgium 7-6 (8/6), 6-4 in the final.It was sweet revenge for the fourth-seeded American, who had lost the final of last week's Berlin Open to fifth-ranked Henin in a third-set tie-break. She was the better player on the red clay at the Foro Italico though, clinching her 14th career title. (PTI)

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