Saturday, August 13th, 2016

India at Rio 2016: Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna storm into mixed doubles’ semis

Narada Desk | August 13, 2016 9:31 am Print
The match lasted for one hour and seven minutes only

Indian tennis ace pair Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna on Friday defeated Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Britain in the mixed doubles quarterfinals ongoing Rio Olympics. The match lasted one hour and seven minutes only.

The Indian players have earned themselves a semi final against United States’ Venus Williams and Rajeev Ram.

The duo won its quarter-final match 6-4, 6-4 at the Olympic Tennis Centre in Rio de Janeiro.

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna had beaten Samantha Stosur and John Peers of Australia 7-5, 6-4 in the mixed doubles pre-quarterfinals on Thursday.