7-5 5-7 8-6. Physically and emotionally drained, Snot Rocket relied on her mental strength to stay in the match and outlast Kleybs for the win. This was her fourth straight three setter.
Tip of the sweaty cap to Kleybs though on a solid tournament. I was really impressed that she never went away in the third set of her match against Ana and she stayed strong and competed hard to the end last night. Still don't like her though.
It's going to be rough going forward for Snot Rocket. She admitted after the match that she's physically drained and to make matters worse she suffered a left ankle sprain towards the end of the match. She'll face Dinara next.
But no doubt she's the story of the tournament. Here's the ESPN spot they did on her: