Szavay beats Strycova to win Prague Open

Updated: 18 July 2010 13:45 IST

Seventh-seeded Agnes Szavay has won her fifth career WTA title by beating Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 6-2, 1-6, 6-2 in the Prague Open final.

Szavay beats Strycova to win Prague Open

Prague : Seventh-seeded Agnes Szavay has won her fifth career WTA title by beating Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 6-2, 1-6, 6-2 in the Prague Open final.

Szavay broke the 24-year-old Czech in the opening game of Sunday's match and dominated the first set.

The Hungarian also won the opening game of the second set but Zahlavova Strycova responded by taking six straight games in her first WTA final.

In the final set, Zahlavova Strycova broke Szavay in the third game before Szavay fought back to win the match in one hour, 56 minutes.

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