Doubles win for Ana and Kirilenko

Doubles win for Ana and Kirilenko

Ana and Maria Kirilenko won their first round doubles match at the Ordina Open. The teenage pairing beat third seeds Eleni Daniilidou and Anabel Medina Garrigues 7-5, 6-4.

They will play the Czech team of Gabriela Navratilova and Vladimira Uhlirova in the quarter-finals tomorrow, Tuesday.

This is the third tournament that Ana and Maria have played together this year: they reached the semi-finals of both the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo and the J&S Cup in Warsaw.

Ana's second round singles match against Iveta Benesova will take place on Wednesday.