PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Amelie Mauresmo rallied Sunday to beat Anastasia Myskina, 5-7, 6-0, 6-2, in the final of the $585,000 Advanta Championships at Philadelphia.
Mauresmo, 24, avenged a loss to Myskina in the final of the Kremlin Cup earlier this month, and captured her second title of the year in five finals and first since the J&S Cup at Warsaw.
The native of France beat Myskina for the third time in four meetings, notching her 10th career tournament victory. She earned $93,000.
This was the first loss in five finals this year for Myskina, who had won at Doha, Sarasota, Leipzig, and Moscow. The 22-year-old Russian earned $49,500.
Both Mauresmo and Myskina have qualified for the elite eight-player field for next week's WTA Tour Championships in Los Angeles.
Top prize was $93,000.