Okutoyi sweeps past Russian Mishenina 6-3, 6-3

  • | Citizen TV
    Kenya’s top seed tennis player Angela Okutoyi upstaged Russian Olga Mishenina to advance to the final of the ITF world tennis tour J4 Nairobi taking place at the Nairobi Club. Kenya’s only remaining representative in the tournament was made to work for her 6-3, 6-3 straight set victory with her Russian competitor contesting a series of thrilling rallies. In the end, Okutoyi was able to use her powerful serve to devastating effect with Mishenina unable to return a number of her serves. She will now face Celine Simunyu of Ireland in tomorrow’s final who rallied from a defeat in her first set to beat out third seed Luca Victoria Vocke from Germany 5/7 6/1 6/1 in the other semifinal.