"It was a very tough match today," Diyas said. "Christina played really well and I had to work for every point, but I am happy with my game and I think I played really well."
Diyas beats defending champion McHale at Japan Women's Open
"It was a tough match and I had to work for every point," Diyas said. "I have been trying to come in more at net to make points shorter and it worked."
Diyas beats Kato to win 1st WTA title at Japan Women's Open