23 Feb 2013

Erakovic reaches third career WTA final

11:40 am on 23 February 2013

The New Zealand tennis player Marina Erakovic is through to her third WTA tour final, after she beat Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland 6-2, 6-4 in the semi-finals of the WTA Memphis tournament this morning.

It is the second year in a row that Erakovic has reached the final of the Memphis event.

She'll meet Sabine Lisicki from Germany in tomorrow's final.

Erakovic says she's getting better with every match and believes she's got every chance of beating the world's 40th ranked player.

Erakovic has a world ranking of 71.