Sania Mirza and Martina Hignis enters the semi finals of Wimbledon 2015
Sania Mirza and Martina Hignis beat Dellcaquca and Shvedova in the quarter finals of women’s doubles in straight sets 7-5, 6-3 at the Wimbledon last night to make their way in to the semi-finals of Wimbledon 2015. It was a dominating performance by the top seed in the tournament.
In the first set both pairs started off steadily; holding on their serve. In the 5th game Sania hold her serve to give the top seed a 3-2 lead. The next game Sania Mirza-Martina Hignis broke the service of Dellcaquca to give the top seed a 4-2 lead. From 2-4 down Dellcaquca/ Shvedova came back to win the next two games to make it 4-4. Both of the pairs held their service to make it 5-5. Martina Hignis hold their service to make it 6-5 in favor of top seed. Sania Mirza/ Martina Hignis broke the opponent’s serve and took the first set 7-5.
In the second set both pairs got off to a great start holding their serves. Both of pairs hold their serve till 3-2 in favor of top seed. Shevdova/ Dellcaqua hold their serve to equal the things at 3-3. Saina Mirza/ Hignis took a 4-3 lead. Saina Mirza/ Martina Hignis broke the service of Dellcaqua to make it 5-3 in favor top seed Sania Mirza/ Martina Hignis. The next game they hold their serve to take the second set and game 6-3.
The duo of Mirza and Hingis will face Raquel Kops Jones and Abigail Spears in the semi finals.
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