Indian Women Beat Turkmenistan to Reach Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Group II Final
Saturday 18 April 2015
HYDERABAD (Times of India) – Indian women stormed into the finals of the Fed Cup (Group-II) Asia-Oceania tennis tournament here on Friday following another one-sided 2-0 victory over Turkmenistan.
- Jahana Bayarramova
India’s Ankita Raina and Prarthana G. Thombare beat their respective Turkmenistan rivals in the two singles matches played at Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium.
Thombare defeated Jahana Bayramova 6-0, 6-2 with no serious resistance being offered to the Indian by her rival.
Raina, one of the most promising players in India, thrashed Anastafiya Prenko 6-1, 6-2 in the second singles match as the hosts breezed into the summit round.
It was an easy victory for the two Indians, who remain unbeaten in the tournament. India is expected to play Indonesia in the finals on Saturday.
Earlier, India thrashed Pakistan and Malaysia 3-0 and 2-0 respectively in their first two rounds.