Barty into Miami doubles final with Vandeweghe
Ash Barty and CoCo Vandeweghe have defeated top seed Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina to reach the WTA Miami Open doubles final.
Ash Barty and CoCo Vandeweghe have continued their stunning run at the Miami Open, defeating a second stellar combination to reach the final.
The Australian-American duo upset No.1 seeds Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 3-6 6-2 [10-7] to advance to the title match, where they’ll face Czechs Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova.
Sailing into the final in fashion!
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In the first round, Barty and Vandeweghe ousted reigning Australian Open champions Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic, also in a match tiebreak.
In the quarterfinals, they got the better of another Australian, Anastasia Rodionova, who was teaming with Ukrainian Nadiia Kichenok.
Barty and Vandeweghe will take on Krejcikova and Siniakova in the women’s doubles final on Sunday (local time).