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Dominika Cibulkova (Getty)
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Singapore - Dominika Cibulkova pulled off a stunning upset over Angelique Kerber to win the WTA Finals on Sunday, beating the newly crowned world number one in a dramatic 6-3, 6-4 final in Singapore.

Runner-up at the 2014 Australian Open, Slovakia's Cibulkova turned the tables on Germany's Kerber a week after losing to her in the round-robin stage to capture the biggest title of her career, sealing it with a fortuitous net cord after nervously blowing her first three match points.

"This is a big moment for me. It's the biggest moment in my career," Cibulkova said at the presentation.

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