Dutch Kiki Bertens saved a match point in the second-set tiebreak of the Western & Southern Open final and then dominated the third set to upset world number one Simona Halep, leaving the Romanian with her third runner-up trophy in Cincinnati.
Our Jimmie48 was in Cincinnati from the tournament’s start to finish. Enjoy the title match gallery, while below the photos are links to all the other galleries.
MORE CINCINNATI 2018 PHOTOS:
- Saturday: Makarova, Hradecka clinch doubles title; Halep, Bertens move into singles final
- Friday: Halep, Bertens win two matches on Friday to make the semis
- Thursday: Halep completes rain-hit match against Tomljanovic + third-round action
- Wednesday: Defending champion Muguruza falls to Tsurenko in second round
- Tuesday: Kvitova overcomes Serena in second-round thriller
- Monday: Ostapenko falls to Cornet, Serena & Azarenka advance to second round
- Sunday: Goerges buys presents for children’s hospital, coaches talk to the media
- Saturday: First round of qualifying + Kerber, Kasatkina, Ostapenko, Sakkari warm up