"I thought I was hitting well from the baseline with her but my serve wasn't working well. During the delay I had to regroup and refocus, and when we came back to the court I played aggressively and turned it around. I'm really happy to win."
Kim Clijsters overcame three match points on the way to her 2-6, 7-6 (4), 6-2 victory againts Maria Sharapova.
"We had to come up with different things. If we played the same way, they would have adapted and taken advantage of it," Azarenka said.
Maria Kirilenko of Russia and Victoria Azarenka of Belarus won over Lisa Raymond and Rennae Stubbs to take the doubles final of Western & Southern Financial Group Women's Open.
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