Jankovic ends dry spell with Bogota win

Feb. 24, 2013 at 1:26 PM

BOGOTA, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Jelena Jankovic notched her first WTA Tour victory since 2010 Sunday with a straight-set win over Paula Ormaechea at the Copa Claro Colsanitas.

The Serbian dispatched her Argentine opponent 6-1, 6-2 in just 74 minutes in the Bogota final to claim her first crown since the 2010 event at Indian Wells.

It was Jankovic's 13th overall career victory.

The 20-year-old Ormaechea, meanwhile, was appearing in just her first career championship match.

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