Despite a persistent drizzle, spectators stayed glued to their seats at the Foro Italico. In the final of the Internazionali BNL D’Italia defending champion Maria Sharapova roared back from a 4-6, 0-4 hole to vanquish Na Li 4-6, 6-4, 7-6.
In the first set, Sharapova got the initial break to go up 2-1. However, Li quickly captured the next game to get back on serve.
With Sharapova serving at 4-5, some critical service miscues allowed Li to bag the first set.
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