2013 WTA Tour Championships – Singles

World No. 1 Serena Williams successfully defended her title, beating Li Na in the final, 2–6, 6–3, 6–0.[1][2]

Singles
2013 WTA Tour Championships
ChampionUnited States Serena Williams
Runner-upChina Li Na
Final score2–6, 6–3, 6–0
Events
Singles Doubles
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PlayersEdit

  1.   Serena Williams (Champion)
  2.   Victoria Azarenka (Round Robin)
  3.   Agnieszka Radwańska (Round Robin)
  4.   Li Na (Final)
  5.   Petra Kvitová (Semifinals)
  6.   Sara Errani (Round Robin)
  7.   Jelena Janković (Semifinals)
  8.   Angelique Kerber (Round Robin)

Notes:

AlternatesEdit

  1.   Caroline Wozniacki (Not used)
  2.   Sloane Stephens (Not used)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Serena Williams 6 2 6
7   Jelena Janković 4 6 4
1   Serena Williams 2 6 6
4   Li Na 6 3 0
4   Li Na 6 6
5   Petra Kvitová 4 2

Red GroupEdit

  Williams   Radwańska   Kvitová   Kerber RR W–L Set W–L Game W–L Standings
1   Serena Williams 6–2, 6–4 6–2, 6–3 6–3, 6–1 3–0 6–0 (100%) 36–15 (70.6%) 1
3   Agnieszka Radwańska 2–6, 4–6 4–6, 4–6 2–6, 2–6 0–3 0–6 (0%) 18–36 (33.3%) 4
5   Petra Kvitová 2–6, 3–6 6–4, 6–4 6–7(3–7), 6–2, 6–3 2–1 4–3 (57.1%) 35–32 (52.2%) 2
8   Angelique Kerber 3–6, 1–6 6–2, 6–2 7–6(7–3), 2–6, 3–6 1–2 3–4 (42.9%) 28–34 (45.2%) 3

White GroupEdit

  Azarenka   Li   Errani   Janković RR W–L Set W–L Game W–L Standings
2   Victoria Azarenka 2–6, 1–6 7–6(7–4), 6–2 4–6, 3–6 1–2 2–4 (33.3%) 23–32 (41.8%) 3
4   Li Na 6–2, 6–1 6–3, 7–6(7–5) 6–3, 2–6, 6–3 3–0 6–1 (85.7%) 39–24 (61.9%) 1
6   Sara Errani 6–7(4–7), 2–6 3–6, 6–7(5–7) 6–4, 6–4 1–2 2–4 (33.3%) 29–34 (46.0%) 4
7   Jelena Janković 6–4, 6–3 3–6, 6–2, 3–6 4–6, 4–6 1–2 3–4 (42.9%) 32–33 (49.2%) 2

ReferencesEdit

General
  • "TEB-BNP Paribas WTA Championships Istanbul – 2013 Singles Competition" (PDF). wtatennis.com. WTA Tour, Inc. Archived from the original (PDF) on 31 October 2013. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
Specific
  1. ^ "Serena Williams beats Li Na to win WTA Championships". BBC Sport. 27 October 2013. Retrieved 29 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Serena Williams signs off a year of dominance and £7.6million won with victory over Li Na in Istanbul". Daily Telegraph. 27 October 2013. Retrieved 29 October 2013.