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Kenin outclasses Schmiedlova to claim first WTA singles title in Hobart

IANS  |  Hobart (Australia) 

American secured her second trophy in two weeks after an easy 6-3, 6-0 win over of at the WTA on Saturday.

It was also the 20-year-old's first WTA singles title.

"I'm so happy to have gotten this title," said adding: "It was my first year (here) and I'm looking forward to coming back here for many more years to come."

needed only one hour and 11 minutes to wrap up the victory on Saturday, winning nine games in straight after a 3-3 tie in the first set, reports news.

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First Published: Sat, January 12 2019. 13:46 IST
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