Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova in Wuhan Open Tennis Final

Updated: 30 September 2016 23:08 IST

Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova are seeded third in Wuhan Open tennis

Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova in Wuhan Open Tennis Final
Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova recently won the Pan Pacific Open. © AFP

Sania Mirza and her Czech partner Barbora Strycova have entered the final of the Wuhan Open tennis tournament in China.

The Indo-Czech pair beat Chinese Taipei duo Hao-Ching Chan/Yung-Jan Chan 6-4, 3-6, 10-7 to enter the women's doubles title clash.

Earlier, Sania and Barbora defeated the Hungarian-Kazakh duo of Times Babos and Yaroslava Shvedova 6-3, 7-6 (7-5) on Friday.

Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova are the third seeds in this tournament. They took just one hour and 18 minutes to win their quarterfinal match.

Sania and Barbora had a higher percentage of first serves to win a tight match. The second set was particularly well fought.

The Chinese Taipei duo of Hao-Ching and Yung-Jan had beaten the American team of Raquel Atawo and Abigail Spears 6-3, 0-6, 10-4 in the quarter-finals.

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Topics : Sania Mirza , 1986-11-15 , India Barbora Zahlavova Strycova , 1986-03-28 , Czech Republic Tennis , 1900-01-01 ,
Highlights
  • Sania-Barbora need one more win for their third title together
  • The pair is in Wuhan Open final
  • The pair lost in the US Open quarter-finals
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