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