Zidansek/Danilovic lift doubles title at Tashkent Open

29 September 2018

Tashkent , September 29 :   Unseeded pair of  Tamara Zidansek and Olga Danilovic  continued their fabulous run in the event as they  upset top seeds  Irina Camelia Begu and Raluca Olaru of Romania 7-5,6-3  to lift the  doubles  title at  the   20th edition of the Tashkent Open being played  at the Olympic Tennis School complex here.

The  pair playing for the first time in their careers  took 1 hour 26  minutes to upset the top seeds Olaru and  Begu who had won the event here before with different partners.

Speaking to the Tashkent media team after their win Zidansek and  Danilovic who won their first career title said  "  We decided to play the doubles just Two week before  , It was Very nice to play first time and win the event ".

Asked if their pair  will be seen more often on the tour they said " We have different schedules  , but wherever we can we will play together".

The winners got   $12300 and 280 WTA points, while the Runners-up got     $6400 and 180 WTA  points.

Following are the results finals

Tamara Zidansek ( Slo)/ Olga Danilovic (Srb) bt S.1 Irina Camelia Begu/ Raluca Olaru (Rom) 7-5,6-3