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Tímea Babos continued her breakthrough in tennis world

Babos has already seen her world ranking take a big jump forward after the Whirlpool Monterrey Open on Sunday evening, México.

27 February 2012

 Timea Babos(18)'s first WTA title in Monterrey - WTA Tournament Champion

Tímea Babos(18)'s first WTA title in Monterrey - WTA's newest champion


WTA Tournament Champion.Tímea performed a great feat to win the total prize of $220,000 Monterrey Women's Tennis Tournament after beating the Romanian Alexandra Cadantu in two games.

The 18-year old Babos final won over Candantu with 1 hour 22 minutes battle to capture her first WTA tournament victory and reached her best result in her career ever.

She managed to take out some of the best players in the draw to reach her very first WTA final - among her victims en route were No.3 seed Sorana Cirstea and No.2 seed Sara Errani in Monterrey, México. Tímea Babos has taken a big jump forward to no. 68 on the world tennis ranking (single) and no. 131 (double).

Tímea Babos - Alexandra Cadantu 6:4 6:4

Whirlpool Monterrey Open 2012.The Hungarian tennis player had one critical break of serve per set, and then she was maintaining the advantages along with confidence against her opponent. The second set up-to 4:4, the two players went head to head but Babos lifted her game higher one more time, never losing serve.

Tíme played a high-quality tennis and hit five aces while her hits from the baseline to rival's side were indefensible. "I do not know what to say, amazing feeling that I won my first WTA tournament" - said the happy winner from Sopron after she captured the first WTA title.

"I'm so glad to make it. This is a really new feeling. It feels amazing."

Timea Babos awarded with 37,000 US dollars and 280 ranking points:

Place & Date of Birth Sopron, 10 May 1993
Residence Sopron, Hungary
Height 179 cm
Weight 68 kg
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Coach Levente Barátosi
WTA Champion Monterrey (2012)
Career High-Singles No. 68 (27 February 2012)
Current WTA Ranking (Singles) No. 68 (27 February 2012)
Career High-Doubles No. 131 (27 February 2012)
Current WTA Ranking (Doubles) No. 131 (27 February 2012)
Win Loss Record - Singles 103 - 35
Prize money (Carrer) $128,239
Prize money (YTD) $59,393
Junior History 3x Grand Slam Champion - Doubles (Roland Garros, 2010; Wimbledon, 2010; US Open, 2010)