NEW DELHI: Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis have reached their second successive women’s doubles final with a straight sets win at the Tennis Center at Crandon Park in Miami.
The top seeds defeated the Hungarian-French pairing of Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic 6-2, 6-4 in exactly an hour on Saturday.
Sania and Martina will take on Russian second seeds Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina in the final on Sunday whom they had defeated last month in Indian Wells to win their maiden tournament as a pair.
Their opponents in the final – Ekaterina and Elena – overcame Czech ninth seeds Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka 6-4, 6-2 in the other semifinal.
(With inputs from agencies)