Elise Mertens has Wednesday qualified for the semi-finals of the doubles at the WTA-tournament in Miami (8.648.508 dollar). On the side of the Dutch Demi Schuurs beat them in the third round of the German-American duo of Anna-Lena Groenefeld/Raquel Atawo.
After 1 hour and 24 minutes was the 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) final rankings on the scoreboard.
To advance to the finals to Mertens and Schuurs over the Czechs Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova. Who are the sixth seed on the Californian hard courts.
In the enkeltoernooi went Mertens, number 21 of the world, last Sunday in the third round (sixteenth-finals), against the British titelverdedigster Johanna Konta (WTA 14).