The Chan sisters are both into the quarterfinals at Wimbledon

The China Post
Date: July 11, 2017
By: The China Post

TAIPEI, Taiwan — The Chan sisters, playing in separate teams, have both reached

Chan Yung-jan, right, and Martina Hingis (Latisha Chan/Facebook)

the quarterfinal stage in Wimbledon.

Chan Yung-jan (詹詠然), 27, had the easier entry of the two. She and her partner, former world No. 1 Martina Hingis, took down India’s Sania Mirza and Belgium’s Kirsten Flipkens in straight sets, 6-2, 6-4.

It was another dominant display by the pair, who have not lost a set the entire tournament, according to the Central News Agency.

Her younger sister, 23-year-old Chan Hao-ching (詹皓晴), had to fight to advance. She and her partner, Romania’s Monica Niculescu, took three sets and nearly two hours to defeat Brazil’s Haddad Maia and Croatia’s Ana Konjuh.    [FULL  STORY]

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