NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Saturday, May 19, 2012
Errani and Vinci advance to Rome final
3rd seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci, the 2012 Madrid champions, have advanced to the final in Rome. Errani and Vinci defeated top seeds Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond 6-1, 6-3 in the semifinals. Also victorious in semifinal play were Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina, who defeated Jamie Hampton and Anna Tatishvili 6-3, 6-3.