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US Open: Sania Mirza wins, Paes, Boppana crash out in men’s doubles

Samarth Srivastava

Samarth SrivastavaBy Samarth Srivastava

Published on 3 Sep 2016 11:06 AM GMT

US Open: Sania Mirza wins, Paes, Boppana crash out in men’s doubles
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New York: Indian star player Sania Mirza along with Croatian partner Ivan Dodig surpassed America’s Taylor Townsend and Donald Young in the second round of mixed doubles in US Open Tennis tournament on Saturday at Court P6. Other Indian tennis stars including Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna were ousted from the men’s doubles following the defeats in their respective matches.

Sania Mirza:

  • Sania-Dodig pair claimed a 6-4, 6-4 win against American duo Taylor and Donald.
  • The match lasted 62 minutes.

Leander Paes:

  • Paes and Andre Begemann lost a hard fought match by 6-2, 5-7, 4-6 to Stephane Robert of France and Israel’s Dudi Sela.
  • It was a long match which lasted one hour and 59 minutes.

Rohan Bopanna:

  • Indo-Danish duo Bopanna and Frederik Nielsen lost 6-2, 7-6 to America-New Zealand pair Brian Baker- Brian Baker.
  • They surrendered the match in 74 minutes.

Also read: US Open: Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna enter second round

Samarth Srivastava

Samarth Srivastava

Employed as sub-editor at newstrack.com. A learner, who loves covering sports, entertainment and defence kind of stuff.

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