Black Moves to Bronx Tennis Finals
NEW YORK (AP) _ Cara Black of Zimbabwe, the second seed, beat third-seeded Christina Brandi 6-7 (4-7), 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to gain a berth in the finals of the $75,000 GHI Bronx Tennis Classic.
In eliminating the last American in the field, Black earned a spot opposite top-seeded Sarah Pitkowski of France in Sunday’s final. Pitkowski advanced with a 6-4, 6-0 victory over Anne Kremer of Luxembourg.
Miles Maclagan of Britain beat Goichi Motomura of Japan 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 to advance to the men’s final against Oren Motevassel of Israel, a 6-4, 7-6 (7-5) winner over Italy’s Mose Navarra.