WARSAW (News Desk): Caroline Garcia’s stellar summer continued on Sunday as the No.5 seed swept past Ana Bogdan 6-4, 6-1 to win the BNP Paribas Poland Open title.

France’s Garcia took 1 hour and 21 minutes to topple first-time WTA finalist Bogdan of Romania and claim the ninth Hologic WTA Tour singles title of her career.

On the occasion as a winner she said, “It was a tough match, every final is always tricky,” she added “You know you’re at the last step and you want to make it happen, to hold the trophy in your hand.

“But that’s what both players want. Maybe today is an experience I had from the past finals, [they] helped me to manage my emotions a little bit better and be able to play my game, to be very aggressive and to know what I had to do”, she said.

Garcia, who returned serve impeccably all week, blasted to an early 3-0 lead. Bogdan made a run to get back into the opener, finding a forehand winner to get back on serve at 5-4, but another powerful return in the next game sealed the one-set lead for Garcia.

The pattern continued as Garcia fired another big return winner to earn the first break of the second set for 3-1. Garcia eased to the trophy from there, winning the final five games of the match.

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