Top-seeded Andre Agassi outfought MaliVai Washington 6-4, 7-6 (8-6) Saturday night to reach the final of the $225,000 Prudential Securities Tennis Classic.
Agassi, who won the tournament in 1989, will face fourth-seeded Derrick Rostagno, who ousted second-seeded Pete Sampras 7-5, 6-4 in an afternoon match.At Hilton Head Island, S.C., Leila Meskhi eliminated defending champion and top-seeded Martina Navratilova and then outlasted fellow Soviet Natalia Zvereva to reach the finals of the Family Circle Magazine Cup on Saturday.
Meskhi, the ninth seed, edged No. 8 Zvereva 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 to earn a spot opposite No. 2 Gabriela Sabatini in Sunday's championship match.