Ankita Raina reaches Singapore final with straight-sets win

Ankita Raina will meet the top seed from Netherlands in the final.

Ankita Raina. (File Photo)   -  Arunangsu Roy Chowdhury

Ankita Raina crushed third seed Conny Perrin of Switzerland 6-4, 6-1 to cruise into the final of the $25,000 ITF women’s tennis tournament in Singapore on Saturday.

It was the second victory for Ankita over the 150th ranked Conny in as many meetings in the professional circuit.

In the final, the 26-year-old Ankita will face top seed Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands.