Dolgopolov downs Haas in Citi Open final|
Washington, DC (Sports Network) - Second-seeded Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov
downed fourth-seeded German Tommy Haas in the final of the $1 million Citi
Open tennis event on Sunday.
Dolgopolov rallied for a 7-6 (9-7), 4-6, 6-1 win over the 34-year-old Haas
on the hardcourts of the H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center.
Dolgopolov won 4-of-8 break points.
The 23-year-old took home his second ATP World Tour title following last
year's victory in Umag. Dolgopolov collected $252,600.
"I'm really happy with myself that I stayed concentrated and was in the match
in all the three sets. I?m just happy to win," Dolgopolov said.
Haas appeared in his third final in the past five tournaments.
08/06 01:14:01 ET