Kirilenko beats Lisicki to win Pattaya Open

Updated at: 02/03/2013 9:08 AM

(AP) PATTAYA, Thailand - Second-seeded Maria Kirilenko of Russia won the Pattaya Open on Sunday by coming from a set down to beat Sabine Lisicki.

Kirilenko dominated a third-set tiebreaker to defeat the fifth-seeded German 5-7, 6-1, 7-6 (1).

It was the 15th-ranked Kirilenko’s sixth WTA title _ and her first since 2008.

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