Sania Mirza Reaches Australian Open Mixed Doubles Semifinal With Ivan Dodig

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The Indo-Croat pair of Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig has cemented its place in the semifinals of Australian Open 2016 mixed doubles. Playing against the Indo-Swiss pair of Leander Paes and Martina Hingis, Sania-Dodig raced past the defending champions in straight sets 7-6, 6-3. Leander and Martina had a great 2015 as they won the US Open, Australian Open and Wimbledon but their first venture in 2016 will end in disappointment.

Sania Mirza And Ivan Dodig Subdued Leander Paes And Martina Hingis In Australian Open 2016 Quarterfinal Photo ndtv
Sania Mirza And Ivan Dodig Subdued Leander Paes And Martina Hingis In Australian Open 2016 Quarterfinal Photo ndtv

Incidentally, it was Paes and Hingis who started the match in colour as they broke the very first game of the match. But the relinquished the advantage later in the set and could not match up the to the quality of Sania and Ivan’s play during tie-breaker. Sania and Dodig started the second set with a service break first up and never looked back. Sania has also reached the finals of women’s doubles partnering Martina Hingis.

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Soumyajit is an SAP technical consultant with a flair for writing. An avid blog reader, he started off with a free WordPress blog and slowly moved to his own personal news and blog site. Apart from writing he loves reading books, playing table tennis and long bike trips. He is currently trying to learn playing guitar and failing miserably.

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