Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza reaches semifinal in her comeback tournament in Qatar

Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza in partnership with Andreja Klepac of Slovenia stormed into the doubles semifinals with a 6-2, 6-0 victory over the fourth seeds Anna Blinkova of Russia and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada in the $565,530 WTA tennis tournament in Doha on Wednesday.In the Challenger in Nur Sultan, Prajnesh Gunneswaran made the quarterfinals.

The results:
$565,530 WTA, Doha, QatarDoubles (quarterfinals): Andreja Klepac (Slo) & Sania Mirza bt Anna Blinkova (Rus) & Gabriela Dabrowski (Can) 6-2, 6-0.

$156,240 Challenger, Nur Sultan, KazakhstanSingles (pre-quarterfinals): Prajnesh Gunneswaran bt Tatsuma Ito (Jpn) 6-3, 2-0 (retired); Frederico Ferreira Silva (Por) bt Ramkumar Ramanathan 6-4, 7-5.

$36,680 Challenger, St. Petersburg, RussiaDoubles (pre-quarterfinals): Benjamin Lock (Zim) & Arjun Kadhe bt Altug Celikbilek & Cem Ilkel (Tur) 6-4, 6-1.$15,000 ITF men, Sharm El Sheikh, EgyptSingles (first round): Sasikumar Mukund bt Michael Bassem Sobhy (Egy) 6-1, 6-1.