Sania in final of Lexington Challenger

Updated: 26 July 2009 10:07 IST

Sania Mirza overcame a fighting Meng Yuan in a three-setter to earn a shot at singles title of the USD 50,000 ITF Challenger event in Lexington.

Sania in final of Lexington Challenger

New Delhi:

Sania Mirza overcame a fighting Meng Yuan in a three-setter to earn a shot at singles title of the USD 50,000 ITF Challenger event in Lexington, United States.

The second seed Indian defeated the sixth seed Chinese 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 in the semifinal of the hard court event.

She will now fight it out with top seed French Julie Coin, who defeated Kai-Chen Chang of Chinese Taipei 6-2, 6-4 in her last-four match.

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