The first finalist of Wimbledon in the doubles began, the Russians Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina, the second Duo of the tournament.
In the semifinals they defeated Czech Kveta Peschke and German Anna-Lena Grenefeld (12th seeded) 7:5, 6:2.
The match lasted 90 minutes.
Rival Russians will be determined in the match Hao-Ching Chan (TPE)/ Monica Niculescu (Romania) — Motoko Ninomiya (Japan)/ Renata Voracova (Czech Republic).
For Elena this will be the third Wimbledon final in doubles, Catherine — the second. Together they became the winners of the Open championship of France in 2013 and the U.S. Open championship in 2014.