Errani, Vinci clinch Australian doubles crown

Jan 26, 2013, 02:23 IST | AFP

Top seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci beat local favourites Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua yesterday to win the Australian Open women's doubles title.

The World No 1 pairing from Italy raced through the first set in just under half-an-hour and were impeded in the second, but broke thrice in the final set to win their third major trophy 6-2, 3-6, 6-2.

Today, in the men's doubles final, Americans Bob and Mike Bryan will play Robin Haase and Igor Sijsling. 

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