Serena Williams wins second Cincinnati title

  • Serena Williams reasserted her World No.1 status by beating Romania's Simona Halep 6-3,7-6 (3) to win the Cincinnati Masters for the second time here.

    With the win the American now has won 15 consecutive finals. She needed an hour and 39 minutes long game to win on Sunday, reports said.

    In 2013, Williams had lost the Cincinnati title to the Belarusian Victoria Azarenka. (Source: IANS)