By: Oscar Wu and Kuo Chung-han
Taipei, May 21 (CNA) Taiwan’s Chan Yung-jan (詹詠然) and Martina Hingis of
Switzerland won the Internazionali BNL d’Italia women’s doubles title in Rome on Sunday.
The second-seeded Chan and Hingis took the title with a 7-5, 7-6 (4) win over top seeds Elena Vesnina and Ekaterina Makarova of Russia, to give the duo some momentum heading into the upcoming French Open, where Chan will be seeking the first Grand Slam title of her career.
She has come close before, reaching the women’s double final of the Australian Open and US Open in 2007 and of the Australian Open in 2015. [FULL STORY]