Panova advances to Bogota final

Russia's Alexandra Panova and unknown Vecino will play for the title at the Copa Colsanitas tennis tournament after winning semifinal matches on Saturday.

Panova easily dispatched Hungary's Timea Babos, 6-2, 6-3, in the first semifinal before Arruabarrena-Vecino claimed a 6-4, 6-3 win over Edina Gallovits-Hall of Romania.

Both Panova and Arruabarrena-Vecino will play in their first WTA final on Sunday.

Panova was the highest-ranked player in the semifinals, at No. 118.

This week's champion will claim $37,000.