Bertens and Vekic set for final showdown in St. Petersburg

Tennis - WTA Premier - St Petersburg Ladies Trophy - Sibur Arena, Saint Petersburg, Russia - February 2, 2019 Netherlands' Kiki Bertens in action during her semi final match against Belarus' Aryna Sabalenka REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

(Reuters) – Second seed Kiki Bertens beat hard-hitting Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus 7-6(5) 6-2 on Saturday to reach the final of the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy. Bertens will face eighth seed Donna Vekic of Croatia, who beat Russia’s Vera Zvonareva 6-2 6-2 in the other semi-final. Bertens sent down nine aces and 29 winners to […]

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