Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic came from a set down
to win the Prague Open, overcoming Sam Stosur of Australia
3-6, 6-1, 6-4 in the final on Saturday.
broke Stosur for 4-3 in the final set and served out with
her 14th ace to claim her seventh WTA title, and first in
back from a bacterial infection last year, Safarova, the
French Open runner-up last year, didn't win a singles this
season until this week in Prague, where she won five in a
opening set, Stosur got a break for 2-0 and held on,
saving one break point at 4-2 before serving it out.
struggled with her serve in the remaining two sets,
serving seven double faults.