Australian Open: Sania-Hingis eye maiden women's doubles title

Jan 29, 2016, 10:07 IST | ANI

New Delhi: The pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis, who are on an incredible winning streak, will be eyeing for their maiden Australian Open title, as they take on 7th seeded Czech duo of Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka in the finals today.

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis. Pic/AFP
Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis. Pic/AFP

Sania and Hingis entered the finals after a record 35th successive match win and will be looking to earn their eighth title on the trot.

The pair already has two grand slam titles- Wimbledon and US Open- to its name.

Besides the women's doubles, Sania will also be seen in the semi final action of mixed doubles today as she is partnered with Croatian Ivan Dodig in the event and will be meeting Russian-Brazilian pair of Elena Vesnina and Bruno Soares.

The last spot in the men's singles final will also be decided today as Britain¿s Andy Murray will be fighting it out against Canadian semi finalist Milos Ranoic.

The winner of this encounter will face defending champion Novak Djokovic on Sunday.

In the women's singles summit clash defending champion Serena Williams is up against first time finalist German Angelique Kerber.

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