The sixth-seeded American will meet Elina Svitolina in the decider after beating Karolina Pliskova 0-6 6-4 6-1 in Singapore on Saturday. "I think I should be doing well on all surfaces", she told reporters.
"I think physically, in the end, it was just about running and chasing every ball down". Tried something a little different. Kerber says she plans to take a four-week rest this year like she did last year. after learning from her mistakes in 2016 "2016 was definitely not enough free". I think that made the big difference.
In the second game of the third set, a Stephens shot clipped the net cord and bounced to the other side of the court.
It was an unexpected result after Pliskova's early domination through power and precision to blitz through the first set in 31 minutes.
The humiliation ended for Stephens when she broke Pliskova's previously impregnable serve in the third game and then started to find her range.
Osaka said she initially injured her hamstring against Stephens in the tournament's opening match.
Stephens gifted Pliskova an immediate break back by sending a lazy backhand long, but a double fault returned the initiative to the world number six and she held firm to force a decisive set.
Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina for the first time in history became the victor of the Final of the WTA tournament in Singapore.
The No.6 seed wore down Bertens to advance with a 7-5, 6-7 (5), 6-4 victory in two hours and 38 minutes.
Bertens only qualified for the WTA Finals just days before the tournament after world number one Simona Halep withdrew due to injury.
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Svitolina finally got on the scoreboard in the fourth game but the American continued to pound away at the corners to maintain her break advantage.
Serving for her place in the final, Svitolina saved two break points before shutting Bertens down.
"I worked on my mental toughness and that's pretty much what helped me to go through the (Caroline) Wozniacki match and today's match", added Svitolina, who won all three group ties but needed to take a set off the Dane to ensure qualification to the semi-finals.
Svitolina just kept the ball in play and rallied from 3-5 down to send the contest into a tiebreaker, which the Dutchwoman edged after rediscovering her poise.
Bertens regrouped and was on the brink of levelling it up at 40-0 in the 10th game but cracked under the pressure.
Dodger Stadium was already rumbling with tension and fear when Holt doubled in the ninth off losing pitcher Dylan Floro . Pederson's home run was his first of this World Series and his fourth home runin six career World Series starts.
Sanctions should come as "a European response" and be "clear and coherent.in all domains", the French leader said. Saudi Arabia has announced the dismissals of six officials who worked directly under bin Salman.
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The India launch event will be live streamed exclusively through social media handles as well as official YouTube channel. The cameras feature OIS and EIS for better image quality along with large 1.22µm for superior low-light photography.
Strengthening bilateral security and economic cooperation was key on the agenda for the formal summit on Monday. Prime Minister Modi was an outstanding leader of his great country, the Japanese premier said.
Sanders released a statement earlier Wednesday saying the "cowards" responsible for the packages would be brought to justice. Capitol Police also were investigating a suspicious package addressed to Rep.
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Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas also visited Oman this week, according to the official Palestinian news agency Wafa. Oman closed its offices in Israel in 2000 after the outbreak of the second Palestinian Intifada.
Trump is trying to energize his most loyal supporters as polls show Democrats in position to take control of the House. The political party numbers are broken down to: 1.29 million Republican voters and 1.23 million Democratic voters.
Hsu had a total of 9-under 135 on the Ta Shee Golf and Country Club, one ahead of first-round leader Jodi Ewart Shadoff (71). The feature group was anything but that - Johnson, Rory McIlroy and Francesco Molinari combined to shoot 6-over par.
The man had "made a bad decision to use fire instead of insecticides to kill the spiders", he pointed out. Local media TV station KFSN reported 29 firefighters were called to the property in Fresno, California .
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Ms Asia Bibi's case drew the attention of worldwide rights groups and swiftly became the most high-profile in the country. The women said that because she had drunk from a cup they could no longer use it, as her faith had made it unclean.
RBI governor may consider resigning after rift with govt
Second letter was on using RBI's capital reserves and the third letter was on relaxing constraints on PCA banks for loans to SMEs. Another report in the Times of India said the government had mentioned the rule to the RBI in consultations, without invoking it.
Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc due in court
According to Wray, they were all made of about 15 cm of PVC pipe, a small clock, a battery, some wiring and potential explosives. One law enforcement official said the fingerprint discovery was a major breakthrough.
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Dhoni dropped from T20 series against Windies, Aussies
Since then, he travelled to England as part of the T20I squads, although he got a chance to bat in only one of the three matches. In the limited-overs set-up, left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem received his maiden call-up for the T20s against West Indies .