Maria Kirilenko wins WTA Champs Doubles Title
- 29 October 2012
The Russian team defeated Sara Errani/Roberta Vinci—the first qualifying team of the tournament—with 1-6, 6-3,10-4 in the semifinal. In the final, they met No. 2 seeds Czech Andrea Hlavackova (RQiS 2 Tour, PTGP125)/Lucie Hradecka and captured the title with a 6-1, 6-4 victory—defending two break points on their serve.
Maria and her partner have now won four doubles titles in total, the other three in Cincinnati 2008, Moscow 2009 and Miami this year.