Alex Eala rolls into W60 Madrid final
MANILA, Philippines—Filipino tennis star Alex Eala sustained her fine form in the W60 Madrid on Saturday.
Eala barged into the final after cruising past No. 16 Katherine Sebov of Canada, 6-2, 6-1, in the semifinal at Club Deportivo Brezo Osuna in Spain.
The 17-year-old Eala took down another seeded player in the tournament after turning back third seed Jaimee Fourlis of Australia in the quarterfinals.
Eala also beat home bet and No. 7 Yvonne Cavalle-Reimers in the third round.
Eala will take on either Marina Bassols Ribera of Spain or Adithya Karunaratne of Hong Kong in the $60,000 event.