25th of February 2017

Elina Svitolina has beaten Caroline Wozniacki to win Dubai Tennis Championships

Elina Svitolina has beaten Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets to win the 2017 Dubai Tennis Championships.

The Ukrainian, 22, beat Wozniacki in straight sets 6-4 6-2 to claim her second WTA title of the year and the sixth of her career.

Elina will now go into the the worlds top ten, when the rankings come out on Monday.

This will be the first time Svitolina has got into the worlds top ten, 

After the match Elina said "This is very special for me, I played some amazing tennis this week and I have dreamed about being in the worlds top ten all my life".

Elina's full results for Dubai

Round 32. Beat Zheng Saisai 7-5 6-1

Round 16. Beat Christina McHale 4-6 6-4 6-3

Quarter-final. Beat Lauren Davis 6-0 6-4

Semi-final. Beat Angelique Kerber 6-3 7-6

Final. Beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-4 6-2

Elina Svitolina with her winners trophy, Dubai.