Lisicki, Rezai reach Texas Open final

Updated: 27 August 2011 12:18 IST

Fifth-seeded Sabine Lisicki advanced to the finals of the Texas Open with a 6-0, 6-1 victory over No. 8 seed Irina-Carmelia Begu on Friday.

Texas:

Fifth-seeded Sabine Lisicki advanced to the finals of the Texas Open with a 6-0, 6-1 victory over No. 8 seed Irina-Carmelia Begu on Friday.

Lisicki, ranked 23rd in the world and coming off a semifinal appearance at Wimbledon, is the top seed remaining and hasn't lost a set. She will next face Aravane Rezai, a 116th-ranked qualifier.

Rezai advanced with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5 win over Germany's Angelique Kerber.

Lisicki and Rezai split their two previous matches, with each lasting three sets.

Topics : Tennis Golf Aravane Rezai Sania Mirza
Related Articles
Novak Djokovic Out For Season With Elbow Injury
Novak Djokovic Out For Season With Elbow Injury
Chennai Open Renamed Maharashtra Open, To Be Held In Pune From 2018
Chennai Open Renamed Maharashtra Open, To Be Held In Pune From 2018
Possible Wimbledon Match-Fixing Under Investigation by Tennis Anti-Corruption Body
Possible Wimbledon Match-Fixing Under Investigation by Tennis Anti-Corruption Body
Show Comments
Advertisement