Arruabarrena-Vecino, Castano in Cali final

Feb. 16, 2013 at 9:00 PM

CALI, Colombia, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Colombian Catalina Castano and Spain's Lara Arruabarrena-Vecino won semifinal matches Saturday to advance to the title match at the Copa Bionaire.

The unseeded, 34-year-old Castano advanced with a hard-fought 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 victory over sixth-seeded Ukrainian Elina Svitolina.

The second-seeded Arruabarrena-Vecino breezed past Argentina's Paula Ormaechea 6-3, 6-1 in a 1-hour, 7-minute affair.

Arruabarrena-Vecino will be seeking her second career WTA Tour title. Her only other victory came in Colombia at last year's event in Bogota.

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