Copenhagen, Denmark (Sports Network) - Angelique Kerber took down two-time
defending champion Caroline Wozniacki in Sunday's final at the e-Boks Open.
The second-seeded Kerber of Germany beat top-seeded Wozniacki 6-4, 6-4 in 98
Wozniacki, who grew up in nearby Odense, came into Sunday's match with a 14-0
all-time record at her home event. She won the title in 2010 and 2011.
The former world No. 1 also hadn't dropped a set in her four matches leading
up to the final.
Kerber captured her second career title. She won the Paris Indoors back
in February and is now 2-1 all-time in finals.
Wozniacki played in her first final of 2012 after appearing in eight title
matches last year. She fell to 18-11 lifetime in finals.
Wozniacki won the only two previous meetings with Kerber, including a 7-6
(7-4), 6-3 triumph in the second round of this event last year. The only other
matchup ended with a 6-3, 6-4 Wozniacki victory four years ago in Stockholm.
Kerber took home $37,000 with the victory.
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