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Sania-Monica shock Wimbledon champs in Cincinnati

Sania Mirza and Monica Niculescu stunned Wimbledon doubles champions Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova in Cincinnati.

Written by Agencies | Cincinnati |
August 12, 2010 4:00:58 pm

Sania Mirza and Monica Niculescu stunned Wimbledon doubles champions Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova to storm into the quarter-finals of the Western and Southern Financial Group Women’s Open here.

The unseeded Indo-Romanian pair shocked their fifth seed rivals 6-3,1-6,10-6 in the second round of the USD 2,000,000 hard court event.

They had earlier beaten local pair of Melanie Oudin and Jamie Hampton 6-4,7-6 in the opening round.

They will next take on the winners of the match between Kveta Peschke/ Katarina Srebotnik and Maria Kirilenko/Victoria Azarenka.

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Sania had failed to make the singles main draw after losing the first round of the qualifying event to 16th seed Serbian Bojana Jovanovski.

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