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Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis win 2015 Wuhan Open

SANIYA-HINGIS

Top seeds Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza clinched the Wuhan Open after beating the Romanian duo of Irina-Camelia Begu and Monica Niculescu in straight sets 6-2 6-3 in the final.

The opening set saw the Indo-Swiss pair get 65 percent of their first serve as compared to 74% of their opponents but had the upper hand in the first service return points win percentage, clinching 60 percent of the points as compared to 38 percent of Begu and Niculescu. The first set saw the number one seeds take a 2-0 lead before Hingis was broken in the third game. But the Indo-Swiss pair broke back soon after to go 3-1 up. Both pairs held serve following that before Mirza and Hingis broke the Romanian pair’s serve in the 8th game to take a one-set lead.