Miami Open presented by Itaú—Miami, FL, U.S.A.

No. 13 seed Sloane Stephens defeated No. 6 seed Jelena Ostapenko 7-6(5), 6-1 on Saturday to capture the Miami Open title. In match between two reigning Major winners, Stephens needed 92 minutes to win the sixth title of her career. Striking one ace and breaking serve on seven occasions, Stephens won her the first-ever meeting against her Latvian opponent.

Ostapenko, who was in search of her third career title, defeated Petra Kvitova and Elina Svitolina en-route to the finals.

Stephens also won her first title since winning her maiden Slam at the US Open last September.


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