Sania-Peng advance at China Open


Beijing: Sania Mirza and her partner Shuai Peng defeated the Dutch-German pair of D. Schuurs and E. Mertens in the women’s doubles second round at the China Open badminton tournament here on Tuesday.

The third seeded India-Chinese combination survived some tough moments in the opening set to win 7-6, 6-2 against their unseeded opponents.