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Paes, Bhupathi in third round

Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi have advanced to the Wimbledon mixed doubles third round with their respective partners.

sports Updated: Jun 29, 2011 00:17 IST

Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi, along with their respective partners, advanced to the third round of the Wimbledon mixed doubles.

Bhupathi and Elena Vesnina, seeded fourth, beat Stephen Huss and Anastasia Rodionova 6-2, 7-6, (3), while 14th seeds Paes and Cara Black got the better of Rogier Wassen and Alicja Rosolska 6-1, 6-4.

But it was curtains for Somdev Devvarman in the men's doubles event after he and Japan's Kei Nishikori lost 3-6, 4-6, 6-7 (5) to sixth seeds Michael Llodra and Nenad Zimonjic in the second round.

First Published: Jun 28, 2011 12:49 IST