Venezuelan player Milagros Sequera won the gold medal in women's tennis at the Pan American Games today. Sequera defeated Mariana Duque of Columbia, 3-6, 7-6, 6-1. Sequera, a six-year Sony Ericsson WTA Tour veteran, is ranked 50th in the world. Earlier this year, she won the Grand Prix de SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem in Fes, Morocco.
This is Sequera's second Pan American Games gold medal; she also won in 2003.