Romanian Begu-Niculescu pairing advances to Wuhan doubles final

Romanian Begu-Niculescu pairing advances to Wuhan doubles final

Romanian pairing Irina Begu-Monica Niculescu on Friday advanced to the final of the women’s doubles event at the 2,212,250-US-dollar Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open tournament after defeating 6th-seeded Czech double Andrea Hlavackova/Lucie Hradecka, in one hour and 29 minutes.

Begu-Niculescu thus made up for their loss to the Hlavackova/Hradecka double in the 2012 final of the Luxemburg Open, 3-6, 4-6.

Begu-Niculescu won the women’s doubles title at the WTA Hobart International tournament in 2012. More…