2007 WTA CHAMPIONSHIPS
JUSTINE HENIN v MARIA SHARAPOVA
5-7, 7-5, 6-3
Justin Henin finished her record-breaking season undefeated after Wimbledon.
The top-ranked Belgian won her 10th title in 2007 and earned $1 million at the season-ending event, becoming the first woman to pass $5 million for a year.
Henin closed the season with 25 straight wins, the longest streak since Venus Williams won 35 in a row in 2000.
"I played with my heart," Henin said. "I had to find the resources, mentally and physically, but I think it's a match everyone will remember."
Henin saved five of Sharapova's six break chances in the final set ,and 14 of 18 overall, to become the sixth player to defend the WTA's season-ending championship.
Henin became the first player to win the French Open, U.S. Open and season-ending championships since Graf in 1996.