Miami Open: Johanna Konta beats Caroline Wozniacki to win title

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Fresh off a third straight win over five-time Wimbledon victor Venus Williams, Konta played with relentless aggression against Wozniacki on Saturday, hitting 33 winners to just 19 unforced errors to wrap up the match in one hour, 35 minutes. "On paper it looks like a quick turnaround but it's been a long time coming". She ran a marathon for goodness sake. If you choose the option that says "Miami Open - Stadium (Finals)" or "Miami Open (Finals)" on ESPN 3, you only have to be logged into your internet provider-rather than a pay TV provider-to watch a live stream.

The 25-year-old British number one beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-4 6-3 to claim £940,000 in prize money and is set to climb to seventh in the world.

Wozniacki, meanwhile, admitted the Brit deserved to claim the title after an impressive display, saying: 'Congratulations to Johanna, you played better than me today'. It has been barely eight months since she clinched her first career title by beating Venus Williams in the Stanford, California final, before adding in the city of her birth the Sydney International in January. "I think even when it was finished I was expecting more points to come". I think I can take a lot of positives from that and just build on it.

"I'm sure it'll be a match where I'll be running for a lot of balls". I can take a lot out of this first part of year in general. "But I got a good start to the second set and that got me going, got me grinding".

An unpublished final. In fact, it is the first time that the two tennis players will face each other in the final act of a tournament.

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"I needed to go through certain life experiences, not just on court, off court as well, to I think make me into the competitor that I am and also the person off court".

After her victory, Konta praised the crowd who had supported her during the matches.

"I was very fortunate that throughout the years I've managed to have some very, very good people around me", she said.

"The more I was able to absorb from them, their knowledge and wisdom, and the more I was able to reinvest that into the matches that I played, that's the reason I'm here now".

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