Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis storm into quarters of Aegon International

Sania-Hingis will now face Hao-Ching Chan of Taipei and Flavia Pennetta from Italy in the quarterfinals.

By: Press Trust of India | Eastbourne | Updated: June 24, 2015 3:44:18 pm
Sania Mirza, Sania Mirza Tennis, Sania Mirza Shoaib Malik, Martina Hingis, Sania Mirza Martina Hingis, Sania Mirza Tennis, Sania Tennis, Sania, Sports News, Tennis News Sania Mirza and Martin Hingis thrashed their unseeded opponents pair 6-0 6-2. (Source: AP)

Top-seeds Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis routed the pair of Karolina Pliskova and Michella Krajicek to sail into the quarterfinals of the WTA Aegon International.

Sania and Hingis thrashed the unseeded Czech-Dutch pair 6-0 6-2 in the opening round of USD 731000 grass court tournament, the last before the Wimbledon.

The top seeds saved both the break chances in the opening set and broke their rivals thrice to bagel them.

In the second they dropped serve one time but capitalised on three break chances to close the contest in just 45 minutes. In the quarterfinals they face Hao-Ching Chan of Taipei and Flavia Pennetta from Italy.

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