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Sania-Bhupathi claim maiden French Open crown

Paris: India’s Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi captured their second mixed doubles Grand Slam title beating Klaudia Jans-Ignacik and Santiago Gonzalez 7-6, 6-1 in the French Open final here Thursday. The seventh seeds recovered from a dodgy start to get over the line against the Polish-Mexican duo. It was Sania-Bhupathi’s maiden triumph at the Roland

Paes thanks Stepanek for helping him win Australian Open

Melbourne: Indian tennis veteran Leander Paes praised his Czech partner Radek Stepanek for playing a crucial role in realising his dream of winning the Australian Open men’s doubles title Saturday. Paes finally completed a career Grand Slam of winning all the four major tennis titles by winning the Australian Open men’s doubles event beating the

Nadal reaches Australian Open final

Melbourne: World No. 2 Rafael Nadal overcame his greatest rival Roger Federer 6-7, 6-2, 7-6, 6-4 Thursday to reach his second Australian Open final here. The Nadal-Federer contest lived up to the high expectations with the two champions fighting it out for each point. Four-time winner Federer took the first set by winning the tie-break