Ekaterine Gorgodze wins Romania's Transylvania Open tennis tournament with doubles partner

Ekaterine Gorgodze (pictured right) and her doubles partner Irina Bara with their winners' trophy in Cluj. Photo: Profimedia/via digisport.ro.

Agenda.ge, 03 Nov 2021 - 17:51, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgia's Ekaterine Gorgodze and her doubles partner Irina Bara earned the title at the WTA Transylvania Open in Cluj after defeating their opponents in the final on Sunday.

Gorgodze, 29, reached the final of the competition with Bara, a local favourite, where the two overcame the resistance of the Netherlands' Lesley Pattinama Kerkhove and Aleksandra Krunic of Serbia.

The Georgian-Romanian duo claimed the win in one hour and 20 minutes with the final score of 4-6, 6-1, 11-9. The result saw them take $10,300 as well as 280 WTA points for doubles rankings.