09/10/2015 6:23 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

Sania Mirza, Martina Hingis Storm Into China Open Women's Doubles Final

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BEIJING, CHINA - OCTOBER 08: (CHINA OUT) Sania Mirza of India (R) and Martina Hingis of Switzerland in action during their women's doubles quarter-final match against Julia Goerges of Germany and Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic at the China Open tennis tournament on October 8, 2015 in Beijing, China. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

BEIJING -- Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis remained on course for their eighth women's doubles title of the year after storming into the China Open final here on Friday.

The top seeded Indo-Swiss pair claimed a comprehensive 6-2, 6-3 straight sets win over Chinese duo of Chen Liang and Yafan Wang in a match that lasted one hour and six minutes.

Mirza and Hingis have won seven women's doubles titles this year, including two Grand Slam titles at Wimbledon and the US Open, since joining forces in March.

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