Maria Sharapova wins 2013 BNP Paribas Open

Michael Heiman

Maria Sharapova dominated Caroline Wozniacki to win the 2013 BNP Paribas Open championship.

Maria Sharapova is the 2013 BNP Paribas Open champion, dominating Caroline Wozniacki in the women's final, 6-2, 6-2. It's her second career championship at Indian Wells.

Sharapova has had Wozniacki's number in the past, and Sunday's performance was no different. The 25-year-old Russian dominated the match from beginning to end, never allowing Wozniacki to get into it. The match was over in less than 90 minutes, as Sharapova barely broke a sweat winning the title.

Sharapova will take home the million dollar prize money and add another trophy to her already impressive mantle. Currently ranked No. 3 in the world, she has a shot to climb up to No. 2 behind Serena Williams after Victoria Azarenka withdrew from the tournament. As for Wozniacki, the 22-year-old Dane will likely move up from her current No. 10 ranking for making the finals. She will take home $500,000 dollars for her efforts.

The BNP Paribas Open wraps up later on Sunday, when Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro square off for the men's title.

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