The Rumanian Simona Halep took the most prestigious title after the triumph of the tournament in Indian Wells in category "Prime binding". At the final in California the third placed has dominated, after a twist over the No18 in the scheme Jelena Jankovic from Serbia with 2:6, 7:5, 6:4 in a match that lasted more than two and a half hours, which didn`t impress the tennis aesthetes.
Jankovic started with a breakthrough in her fifth opportunity. Halep didn`t bother and gave it right back. The former world number one made a second break for 3: 2. In the seventh game the Romanian again conceded a break from 40:15 after a wobbly service. Then the champion from 2010 Jelena served for the set, get to point to earn it and implement it after a retour in the net if her rival. The part continued 45 minutes.
In the second set again the 30 years old tennis player from Belgrade, made the first hit with a break for 3: 2. Halep seemed broken, but immediately returned it with a game to zero, which won the applause of Ion Tsiryak, who was in her gunstock. Once again Jankovic repeated the attack for 4: 3. This time the 23 years old Simona it returned it back after a long and nervous game.
Jelena for the third time made a break and served for the title at 5: 4. But again Halep complied the script and tied with a bold game after 30:30. Finally the Romanian took the submission and the Serbian already had to serve to stay in the set. Jankovic didn`t do well and capitulated in the second set ball.
The tradition was continued also in the decisive part. Jankovic samples for 2: 1, not without the help of the net. There was the usual exchange of both breaks to 3: 2. Then on the court came the coach of Halep Victor Ionita. She took her submission to lead at 4: 3. A break for Simon and already she served for the title. But the answer of Jankovic was a break. In the last game Halep did the last, 18th, breakthrough in the final, in zero, which earned her a trophy.
For Simona this is the 11th career title. The Champion takes 1000 points for the world rankings and 900 400 dollars of the prize money. For the finalist Jankovic remained 650 points and 439 420 dollars.