US Open 2011: Doubles Quarterfinal

Sara has reached the first doubles Grand Slam quarterfinal of her career! Today, Roberta Vinci and Sara beat 2nd seeds Dulko/Pennetta 4-6 7-5 6-2. As the score suggest, the match was really close. There were a lot of long games that could have gone either way. At 5-4 in the second set, Gisela Dulko served for the match, but couldn’t close it out. From there on, Sara and Roberta fought back, and thanks to three braks of serve in the 3rd set, they won the match.

In the quarterfinal, they will play against Daniela Hantuchova and Agnieszka Radwanska.

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