US Open: Sania Mirza-Bruno Soares Win Mixed Doubles Title

Top seeds Sania Mirza and Bruno Soares defeated unseeded Abigail Spears (USA) and Santiago Gonzalez (Mexico) 6-1, 2-6, 11-9. Sania clinched her third mixed doubles title.

updated: September 05, 2014 23:44 IST
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Sania Mirza and Bruno Soares
Sania Mirza and Bruno Soares celebrate after winning the US Open mixed doubles title.

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New York: India's Sania Mirza captured her third Grand Slam mixed doubles title on Friday, winning the US Open crown with Brazilian partner Bruno Soares.

Mirza and Soares defeated American Abigail Spears and Mexico's Santiago Gonazalez 6-1, 2-6, 11-9.

Soares claimed a second US Open mixed doubles title to go with his 2012 victory with Russian Ekaterina Makarova. Mirza had lifted mixed doubles titles at the 2009 Australian Open and 2012 French Open with compatriot Mahesh Bhupathi.

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