Kim Clijsters from Belgium won her third US Open title, defeated Vera Zvonavera in a thrilling but quite easy match, Keep reading to find out this full story and check out Kim Clijsters’ US Open photos and match video below.
The fabulous Kim Clijsters claimed her third US open Title, her first was in 2005, second in 2009 and this year her third.
We still remember her emotional victory at last year’s US Open, her father Lei Clijsters the famous soccer player and coach died after he lost his battle to lung cancer on January 4th, 2009. Kim won that title beautifully it was that great victory that she even was awarded with a Laureus World Sports Award.
Kim’s arrival at the US Open in New York came with her first victory against Greta Arn from Hungary (6-0,7-5), Sally Pees from Australia (6-2,6-1), Petra Kvitova from Czechoslovakia (6-3, 6-0), Ana Ivanovic from Serbia (6-2,6-1), Samantha Stosur from Australia (6-3, 5-7, 6-3), Venus Williams from the US (7-6, 6-4) and finally her final match against Vera.
Kim’s match with the Russian became historic as one of the few impressive victories when she won 6-2, 6-1, it was also the shortest (59 minutes).
27 year old Kim Clijsters celebrated her 2010 US open with her beautiful two year old daughter Jada Ellie by her side while her husband former American basketball player Brian Lynch cheered for his ladies from the stands with the biggest and proudest smile on his face. It sure was Kim’s moment to shine, but her beautiful Jada took all the attention, although she didn’t seem to notice. Check their picture here.
“I don’t think to her it matters too much whether I win or lose still. She sees a trophy and she knows that a trophy is a part of winning. She kind of connects the dots like that. But I’m not going to go tell her, ‘Mommy won the US Open”. Kim said.
What do you think of Kim’s victory at the US Open? Would you like to congratulate her? Check out the photos and videos below.
Kim Clijsters US Open final match Video
Photos: www.wenn.com/ HRC.