Australian Open: The pair of Sania Mirza and Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna reached the finals of Mixed Doubles.
India’s top tennis star Sania Mirza and doubles specialist Rohan Bopanna qualified for the Australian Open mixed doubles final. They will now face Brazil’s Lucia Stefani and Rafael Matos in the final. Significantly, this is the last Grand Slam tournament of Sania Mirza’s career.
Sania-Bopanna stormed past third seeds Neil Skupski of Britain and Dasira Krawczyk of America 7-6 (7-5), 6-7 (5-7), 6-10 to enter the semi-finals. The highly tense encounter lasted for one hour and 52 minutes.
The Brazilian pair of Stefanie and Matos defeated Australia’s Jedski Polmans 4-6, 6-4, 11-9 in a match that lasted one and a half hours.