- Tag results for WTA_Finals
Ekaterina Makarova needed three sets to finally beat WTA Finals champion Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 6-7 (3), 6-3 in the Australian Open.
Cibulkova turned the tables on Germany's Kerber a week after losing to her in the first of three round-robin stage matches.
Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis dropped a couple of set points before converting the third to clinch the set within an hour.
Cibulkova will play Svetlana Kuznetsova semi-finals after the Russian finished top of the White Group.
Svetlana Kuznetsova hacked off her own hair with a pair of scissors and burst into tears before saving a match point and beatingAgnieszka Radwanska 7-5 1-6 7-5 at the WTA Final.
Svetlana Kuznetsova secured the last spot at the WTA Finals in Singapore after defeating Daria Gavrilova of Australia 6-2, 6-1.