Sania in Indian Wells doubles final

Updated: Mar 19, 2011, 14:52 PM IST

Indian Wells: India`s Sania Mirza and Elena Vesnina of Russia blasted past Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia and Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 6-0, 6-4 in the semifinals of the $4.5-million Indian Wells WTA event on Thursday.

In the title round on Saturday, the Indo-Russian pairing, who are yet to drop a set in the tournament, will play the American combine of Bethanie-Mattek Sands and Meghan Shaugnessy.

The Indo-Pak Express of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam ul-haq Qureshi crashed out of the men`s doubles, falling to Belgium`s Xavier Malisse and Ukraine`s Alexandr Dolgopolov 3-6, 6-3, 10-8 in the semifinals.

Bureau Report