first_imgDubai: India beat Indonesia 2-1 to secure themselves a first-ever spot in the playoffs of the Fed Cup. Ankita Raina won a crucial singles tie against Aldila Sutjiadi before teaming up with Sania Mirza to win the doubles match and put India through to the playoffs that take will place in April. India started with a loss in the tie with Rutuja Bhosale losing her singles match 3-6, 6-0, 3-6 to Priska Madelyn Nugroho in a match that lasted one hour and 43 minutes in Dubai.Ankita, who is India’s top-ranked singles player, had lost her previous two singles matches. On Saturday, however, she dominated the second singles bout of the tie, beating Aldila Sutjiadi 6-3 6-3 to level things up for India.She then teamed up with Sania against Nugroho and Sutjiadi in the decisive doubles fixture. AgenciesAlso Read: Fed Cup: India ready with Ankita Raina, Sania insideAlso Watch: NDFB-S General Secretary B R Ferenga likely to join UPPL party soonlast_img