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Heather Watson's joy at Japan Open win

Britain's Heather Watson has spoken of her surprise after becoming the first Briton to win a WTA Tour singles title in 24 years.

She told the WTA Tour website: "I was in the changing room afterwards, changing my clothes, and I thought to myself, 'Did I really win?' So it's just starting to settle in.

"I've worked so hard for this moment my whole career - that's why I practised so hard, ran all those miles and lifted all those weights, for moments like this.

"Britain has been breaking quite a few records recently, so I'm happy I could break another one today. I'm proud to do this for my country."