I.Kunitsyn Straight Sets King Federer in Miami Final
Written by Cro Morgan
20 Apr'12 - 17:40
The true King of the ITST was crowned in southern Florida as I.Kunitsyn once again prevailed under the glare of the spotlight, dethroning King Federer in the championship match of the Sony Ericsson Open, 7-6(5), 6-4.
I.Kunitsyn now owns all the big trophies of 2012 having previously prevailed at the Australian Open and the BNP Paribas Open.
At the post-match press conference, I.Kunitsyn had this to say:
“For final I was prepared absolutely because of previous matches with Ford today, I was sure in my victory. In this match details decided the result as usual on high level. I am glad at least to win everyone in this serious tournament (because of great people joining here on ITST recently) which will be counted in new ratings. Thanks to my team, Tim for training. I was sure that i can make it."
For the season I.Kunitsyn is now 20-3. With the loss, King Federer (4 career titles) slipped to 10-2.
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Tournament link: Sony Ericsson Open