Sania-Ivan out of mixed doubles of US Open 2016


Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig crash out in the second round of the mixed doubles category at the US Open tennis tournament 2016.

The top seeded Indo-Russian combination could hardly trouble their Czech-Croatian opponents, going down 3-6, 4-6 in one hour and five minutes.

Barbora and Marin took the early advantage in the opening set. They forced a service break in the second game. They broke the top seeds again in the fourth game to take a 4-0 lead and held on to their advantage to win the first set.

But the Czech-Croatian pair broke back in the very next game before holding their serve to draw level at 2-2.

They broke Sania and Marin claimed another service break in the seventh game to take the lead. They took another break in the ninth game to increase their lead to 5-4 before holding their serve to take the set and the match.

Wefornews bureau

Related Posts