Was happy to see that Hantuchova made it into the Finals. Accordinding to Chris Skelton (@sharapovanovic), tomorrow will be the first time in Hantuchova's career that she will defend a title. Kirilenko isn't an easy opponent and I don't see this match going any less than the distance.
Pattaya City *Hard Court*
Singles - SFs
(3)Daniela Hantuchova def (Q) Hsieh Su-Wei 6-4 6-1
(4)Maria Kirilenko def (7)Sorana Cristea 6-2 5-7 6-4
Doubles - SFs
(1)Sania Mirza/Anastasia Rodionova def (3)Akgul Amanmuradova/Kimiko Date-Krumm 6-4 6-4
Singles - Final
(4)Maria Kirilenko vs (3)Daniela Hantuchova - H2H 2-4 ...last meeting was Zurich '08 in the first round where Kirilenko won 5 & 5. Four of their matches have gone 3 sets.
Doubles - Final
(1)Sania Mirza/Anastasia Rodionova vs (4)Hao-Ching Chan/Yung-Jan Chan