Acapulco, Guerrero, March 3rd.- Lesia Tsurenko champion of Abierto Mexicano Telcel, presented by HSBC, after defeating Stefanie Voegele (5-7, 7-6 (2), 6-2). Now she holds two titles in Acapulco.
Tsurenko, ranked 40 in the world, required 2:44 hours of play to get his fourth crown in the professional circuit. Lesia became the fifth tennis player who joins the select group of two-time champions of the tournament: Amanda Coetzer, Flavia Penetta, Venus Williams and Sara Errani.
The winner of the tournament won 43 thousand dollars and 280 WTA points. The players have faced each other 6 times with 5-1 record favoring Lesia.
On her way to the defend her reign, Tsurenko eliminated Lauren Davis, Arina Rodionova and Kristina Mladenovic.