Result: Serena Williams wins third Charleston title

Serena Williams celebrates her second round win on January 17, 2013
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Serena Williams clinches her third WTA title in Charleston with a 3-6 6-0 6-2 triumph over Jelena Jankovic in the Family Circle Cup.

Serena Williams has won her third WTA title in Charleston with a three-set victory over Jelena Jankovic in the Family Circle Cup.

The world number one, who defeated sister Venus in the last round, lost the first set 3-6 before coming back to take the second in emphatic style 6-0.

The American then broke twice in the decider to close out the contest 6-2 in just under two hours.

Williams has now won three titles this year following triumphs in Brisbane and Miami.

The Williams sisters in action at the Australian Open tennis championship on January 22, 2013
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