Li Na beat Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 6-3 in the final of the 2014 Australian Open to win her second major and become the first Asian to claim the Grand Slam of the Asia-Pacific.
Dominika Cibulkova coasted past Sorana Cirstea 6-4, 6-0 on Saturday in the Bank of the West Classic to advance to her second tournament final this year.
Dominika Cibulkova wants to think less and win more. The 24-year-old Slovak has been working on her mental approach and needed to regroup Friday before taking charge in a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Urszula Radwanska in the Bank of the West quarterfinals.
Fifth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland and eighth-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia each won in the first round of the Bank of the West Classic on Monday night.