Sibling spectacular as Chans, Hsiehs sail through

Taipei Times
Date: Jul 07, 2019
By: Staff writer, with CNA and AFP, LONDON

Taiwanese sisters Latisha Chan and Chan Hao-ching, and siblings Hsieh Su-wei and Hsieh Cheng-

Taiwan’s Latisha Chan, left, serves as Chan Hao-ching prepares to return against Belgian duo Greet Minnen and Alison van Uytvanck in their Wimbledon women’s doubles second-round match in London on Friday.
Photo: AFP

peng on Friday both notched victories in their respective doubles events at Wimbledon.

The ninth seeded Chan sisters cruised past Belgian duo Alison van Uytvanck and Greet Minnen 6-2, 6-1 in less than an hour to advance to the third round of the women’s doubles.

They entered Wimbledon on a high by winning the women’s doubles at a Wimbledon warm-up event at the Nature Valley International, but they are next to face the formidable sixth seed duo of Belgian Elise Mertens and Belarussian Aryna Sabalenka.

Mertens and Sabalenka last month reached the finals of the French Open women’s doubles and won top-tier events in Indian Wells and Miami in March.    [FULL  STORY]

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