>> Sunday, May 20, 2012
Watch the match highlights from the Rome 2012 women's singles final which was full of ups and downs and where defending champion and world no. 2 Maria Sharapova was able to overcome a determined Li Na to secure her first defense of a clay court title. Sharapova defeated Li in a third set tiebreak 64 46 76(5) to win the 2012 Internazionali BNL d'Italia. Watch the following videos here: Sharapova vs Li: Rome 2012 Women's Singles Final | Final Hot Shot (Sharapova) Maria Sharapova judged this lob to perfection during a crucial stage of the final against Li Na | Sharapova Interview (Rome Final): The Russian was looking to claim her second title of the year and her second successive in Rome | Li Na Interview (Rome Final): The Chinese star was seeking her first title since winning the French Open in 2011.