Azarenka eases past Sharapova for Indian Wells title|
Indian Wells, CA (Sports Network) - Victoria Azarenka remained perfect on the
season as she rolled over Maria Sharapova in the final match of the $5.535
million BNP Paribas Open Sunday.
The top-seeded Azarenka cruised to a 6-2, 6-3 victory over the second-seeded
Sharapova at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden to improve to 23-0 this season.
Azarenka is now 5-3 in her career against Sharapova.
The Belarusian dominated the match, converting on 6-of-12 break opportunities
while also being aided by the Russian's three double faults.
It was a rematch of the Australian Open final, which Azarenka also won in
straight sets. She collected $1 million with the victory.
03/18 16:12:44 ET