SYDNEY, Australia - While everyone was talking about the Top 2 battling it out for No.1, it was the World No.3 who was quietly making her way through the draw at the Apia International Sydney, and on Friday Victoria Azarenkacapped a dream week at the Premier event with a 62 16 63 victory over Li Na.

While Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova were both out before the final, two of the game's biggest hitters gave the Sydney crowds a big show in prime time, Azarenka in complete control early in the match en route to 62 11; Li went on a run of six games from there, racing through the second set and breaking serve at the start of the third, but Azarenka broke back and eventually pulled away from 3-all in the decider for just her third win in their seven meetings.

Molodyets, Bika!!!