Riya Bhatia, in partnership with Gabriela Ce of Brazil, beat fourth seed Valeriya Strakhova and Shalimar Talbi 7-5, 6-0 in the doubles semi-final of the ITF $ 25,000 women’s tennis tournament in Portugal.
In the final, Riya and her partner are scheduled to meet Adrienn Nagy from Hungary and Sohyun Park from Korea.
$ 25,000 ITF Women, Oeiras, Portugal
Doubles (semi-finals): Gabriela Ce (bra) & Riya Bhatia bt Valeriya
Strakhova (Ukr.) And Shalimar Talbi (Blr.) 7-5, 6-0.