-: Oct 26, 2019 / Ustshahli Ustshahli

Daniil Medvedev wins St Petersburg Open as Naomi Osaka seals hometown title


US Open runner-up Daniil Medvedev won his third title of This year with victory on Sunday against Borna Coric in the St Petersburg Open.

The 23-year-old Russian continued his second half of this year with a 6-3 6-1 victory against the fourth seed.
Best seed Medvedev, who played his fifth successive final after Washington, Montreal, Cincinnati and the US Open, became the first Russian to claim the title since Mikhail Youzhny 15 decades ago.
Medvedev, who has secured his place at the season-ending ATP Finals of November in London for the very first time, broke Coric at the opening.
“Following the match, you could see how happy I was. Notably beating Borna, who’s an amazing player,” said Medvedev.
“I dropped three days last year in a row. It was an remarkable final and an amazing week. Lots of people didn’t believe in me this week… I came here to win and I did it”
Elsewhere, the Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France rallied from a set down to defeat Aljaz Bedene in the Moselle Open because of his title.
The 34-year-old, who was playing his fifth final in the case in Metz, won 6-7 (4-7) 7-6 (7-4) 6-3.
Tsonga, who returned from a seventh-month injury enforced lack at last year’s occasion, refused as he became the French winner in this tournament’s past 11 versions Bedene a primary title.
Meanwhile, the Naomi Osaka defeated Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to win also her first title along with the Toray Pan Pacific Open .
The world No 4 conquer Russia’s Pavlyuchenkova 6-2 6-3 within an hour and 10 minutes from Osaka to secure the tittle without losing a set all week.
“It’s very special for me to win ,” that the 21-year-old top seed stated.
“That is the town I was born in and frankly I believe gave me a great deal of ability to play, always , match after match”
Against the Magda Linette of Poland, Czech seed Karolina Muchova procured her maiden WTA title with a victory In the Korea Open in Seoul.

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