Indian Tennis starlet Sania Mirza and her Czech partner Barbora Strycova all set to take on Gabriela Dabrowski and Xu Yifan in the women’s doubles semi-finals to reach their second finals of 2017. The match will start at 10.30 pm Indian Standard Time (IST). The match will be live telecasted on Sony ESPN HD. Online streaming will also be available. For that, you have to click on here Sony LIV.
The pair had reached the finals of the Sydney International in January but failed to win the title. This time they will look for their maiden title against Gabriela Dabrowski and Xu Yifan.
The Miami Open final is the third final for Sania and she will be looking to win her second title of the year after winning in Brisbane. Also read: Shaikh, Dahiya shock top two seeds to enter tennis meet final
The team of Mirza and Strycova are the favourites to claim the Miami Open women’s double title when they take on the Canadian-Chinese pair of Dabrowski and Yifan.
They have been in good form and formed a strong partnership after they caused an upset and beat fourth seeds Peng Shuai and Andrea Hlavackova in the previous round. Also read: Konta overpowers Wozniacki to win Miami Open
Like Mirza and Strycova, the Canadian-Chinese pair has dropped just two sets so far in the Miami Open. On the way to the finals, apart from defeating fourth seeds Shuai and Hlavackova, they caused another upset in the quarter-finals as they defeated second seed Elena Vesnina and Ekaterina Makarova.