NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Saturday, August 23, 2008
Safarova wins Forest Hills
Lucie Safarova has defeated Peng Shuai, 6-4, 6-2, to take the Forest Hills Tennis Classic title. Both finalists were unseeded in a tournament with only sixteen entrants and four seeds. Peng took out the top seed, Pauline Parmentier, in the first round.