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Medina Garrigues, Chakvetadze meet in Guangzhou Open final after Jankovic retires

Medina Garrigues, Chakvetadze meet in Guangzhou Open final after Jankovic retires

Fourth-seeded Anabel Medina Garrigues of Spain ground out a 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 win over Israel's Tzipi Obziler on Saturday to advance to the Guangzhou Open.
Medina Garrigues faces Russian No. 3 Anna Chakvetadze in Sunday's title match after top-seeded Jelena Jankovic of Serbia retired in the second set of the other semifinal trailing 7-5, 2-0.
Chakvetadze will contest her first WTA final, while Medina Garrigues is chasing her third tournament win this year after claiming the Canberra and Palermo titles.