Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis storm into Australian Open semis
Melbourne: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis continued their winning streak as they defeated the German-American pair of Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Coco Vandeweghe to storm into the semifinals of the Australian Open women's double event on Tuesday.
India's Sania Mirza (L) and Switzerland's Martina Hingis (R) celebrate during their women's doubles match against Germany's Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Coco Vandeweghe of the US on day nine of the 2016 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne. Pic/AFP
The top seeded pair extended their winning streak to 34 and defeated the 12-seeded pair 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 in a match that lasted for more 90 minutes.
The duo have bagged eleven women's doubles titles so far, including two Grand Slam titles at Wimbledon and the US Open, since joining forces in March in 2015.