Angelique Kerber gained her first title since Wimbledon in 2018 by beating Katerina Siniakova 6-3, 6-2 within the last of the Dangerous Homburg Open on Saturday.
Again in a last for the primary time in two years and enjoying in entrance of a house crowd, the three-time Grand Slam champion broke Siniakova’s serve six instances en path to her thirteenth profession WTA singles title.
“It is a actually particular one to win right here, one other title,” mentioned the German, who additionally upset top-seeded Petra Kvitova within the semifinals. “It is a terrific feeling and thanks to everybody.”
Kerber provides the Dangerous Homburg title to her two different wins on residence territory in Stuttgart in 2015 and 2016.
Kerber is seeded twenty fifth for Wimbledon and can play Serbia’s Nina Stojanovic within the first spherical subsequent week.
Former top-ranked doubles participant Siniakova, from the Czech Republic, drops to a profession 2-4 report in singles finals.