Chuang and Jurak Team For 2016 Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Title

L-R: Sinead El Sibai, Vice President Marketing Dubai Duty Free; Micky Lawler, President WTA; George Horan, President Dubai Duty Free; HH Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Al Makoum, President of Tennis Emirates; Chia-Jung Chuang; Darija Jurak; Colm McLoughlin, Executive Vice Chairman Dubai Duty Free; Salah Tahlak, Tournament Director; Abdul Rahman Falaknaz, Vice President, Tennis Emirates © Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships

February 20, 2016 -- Dubai UAE: The doubles title at the 2016 Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championsihps went to the unseeded pair of Chia-Jung Chuang and Darija Jurak, who saved five match points in Friday’s semi-finals before claiming a 6-4 6-4 victory over second seeds Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic.

This was Chuang and Jurak's first tournament as a team. Chuang is a former semi-finalist in Dubai (2008 w/ Chan) and a two-time quarter-finalist (2009, 2010). This was Chuang's 35th WTA doubles final and Jurak's seventh.

The Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships is owned and organised by Dubai Duty Free, and held under the patronage of H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.