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Svetlana Kuznetsova wins Citi Open

Updated: August 3, 2014, 9:24 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- Two-time major champion Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia ended her four-year WTA title drought Sunday, beating Kurumi Nara of Japan 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the Citi Open.

At 4-all in the final set, with Kuznetsova serving, they played the longest game of the match, with 16 points, five deuces and one break point. Kuznetsova eventually held there, then broke Nara in the next game to end it.

Nara said she "tried (to) focus again" when serving to stay in the match down 5-4, but ...

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