Canadian Dubois wins VanOpen title

Updated: August 9, 2009, 11:31 PM ET
Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Stephanie Dubois became the first Canadian woman to win the Odlum Brown VanOpen, beating top-seeded Sania Mirza of India 1-6, 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday.

The second-seeded Dubois, from Laval, Quebec, lost to Britain's Anne Keothavong in the 2007 VanOpen final.

In the men's final, third-seeded Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus beat Belgium's Xavier Malisse 6-4, 6-4.


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