US Open: Sania Mirza Advances, Leander Paes' Campaign Ends

Sania Mirza entered quarter-finals of women's doubles and mixed doubles, but Leander Paes lost both his men's doubles and mixed doubles encounters.

updated: September 02, 2014 11:02 IST
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File photo: Sania Mirza and Cara Black during Wimbledon.

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New York: It was a great day for Sania Mirza as she made it to the quarter-finals of women's doubles and the semi-final of mixed doubles at the US Open tennis event here.

But it was the end of the road for both Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna at the tennis event. (Djokovic, Murray Book Quarter-Final Showdown)

The top seeded pair of Sania and Bruno Soares made it to the semi-final of the mixed doubles with a 7-5, 2-6, 10-5 win over the sixth seeded pair of Bopanna and Katarina Srebotnik in the quarter-finals Monday.

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