Czech teen Vaidisova rallies past USA's Granville

Updated: August 16, 2004, 12:03 AM ET
Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Unseeded teenager Nicole Vaidisova defeated American Laura Granville 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 in the final of the Vancouver Open on Sunday.

The 15-year-old Vaidisova, of the Czech Republic, won her first WTA title in just her third main draw event.

Granville, seeded fourth, was looking for her first WTA Tour title.

In the doubles final, Americans Bethanie Mattek and Abigail Spears defeated Els Callens and Anna-Lena Groenefeld 6-3, 6-3.


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