Wozniacki captures WTA Ponte Vedra title

PONTE VEDRA BEACH: Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark beat Canadian Aleksandra Wozniak 6-1, 6-2 Sunday to win the WTA claycourt tournament here.

Denmark''s Wozniacki made just 14 unforced errors and won 84 percent of points on her first serve to lift the trophy. Wozniak, the fifth seed who had upset top-seeded Nadia Petrova in the semi-finals, trailed 3-1 in the opening set and surrendered two more games with double-faults.

Wozniacki earned the first break of the second set to lead 4-2, and Wozniak won just three points in the last two games. Down 3-1 in the first set, Wozniak double-faulted away two games. Wozniacki claimed her fourth career title and her first of 2009.