Following the doubles quarterfinal matches at the 11th edition of TEB BNP Paribas İstanbul Cup, Xenia Knoll/Anna Smith and Chen Liang/Shuai Zhang seal the final spot.

The final of a TEB BNP Paribas İstanbul Cup weekend has been decided at the Koza World of Sports, with the women’s doubles pairing of Xenia Knoll/Anna Smith overcoming Irigoyen/Perez 7-5 6-3 in their semifinal while Chen Liang/Shuai Zhang has beaten Dzalamidze/Kalinskaya yesterday.

The duo became the first-ever Chinese to reach the final of the tournament’s history after their win at the Garanti Koza Park. Xenia Knoll was the finalist of 2016 TEB BNP Paribas İstanbul Cup partnering with Danka Kovinic in one of the previous meetings.