HIROSHIMA, Japan — Taiwan’s Su-Wei Hsieh overpowered American qualifier Amanda Anisimova 6-2, 6-2 on Sunday to win the Japan Women’s Open.
Second-seeded Hsieh transformed 5 of six break factors in opposition to the 17-year-old Anisimova, who was taking part in in her first WTA closing.
Anisimova, who turned 17 solely two weeks in the past, was the youngest participant to attain a closing since 16-year-old Donna Vekic at Tashkent in 2012 and Birmingham in 2013.
She lacked the poise that allowed her to attain Sunday’s closing, double-faulting 5 occasions and making 23 unforced errors.
Hsieh by no means faltered and completed with 14 winners to solely six unforced errors to declare her third profession title.