Sania-Edina in semis of Guangzhou WTA event
Guangzhou: Sania Mirza and Edina Gallovits stunned fourth seeds Anna Smith and Zi Yan in straight sets to progress to the doubles semifinals of the Guangzhou International Women’s Open here.
The unseeded Indo-Romanian pair beat British-Chinese pair 6-2 6-4 in the quarter-finals of the USD 220,000 hard court events.
They will next face Ukraine’s Olga Savchuk and Tamarine Tanasugarn of Thailand.
Sania has already crashed out of the singles event after a quarter-finals defeat.