Cagla Buyukakcay, 26, made history on home soil after becoming the first Turkish woman to win a top-level Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour final after winning the Istanbul Cup.
The best day of my life! One of my dreams came true, won WTA title at home pic.twitter.com/vX9EZyO3ED
— Çağla Büyükakçay (@CaglaBuyukakcay) 24 Nisan 2016
The player came from a set down to propel herself to a convincing 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory over Montenegro's Danka Kovinic.
— WTA (@WTA) 24 Nisan 2016
The unseeded world number 118, will on Monday break into the world's top 100 for the first time in her career when the latest WTA rankings are released.