Wimbledon 2017: Rohan Bopanna in mixed doubles quarter-finals, Sania Mirza out
Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski stormed into the quarter-finals in mixed doubles category of Wimbledon, while Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig crashed out. Bopanna is the only Indian left in the competition.tennis Updated: Jul 13, 2017 15:50 IST
Rohan Bopanna and his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski entered the quarter-finals in mixed doubles category of Wimbledon, while it was curtains on Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig’s campaign.
French Open mixed doubles champions Bopanna-Dabrowski defeated Croatian pair Nikola Mektic-Ana Konjuh 7-6 (5), 6-2 in one hour and three minutes.
The 10th seeded pair Bopanna-Dabrowski will next face Henri Kontinen-Heather Watson in the quarter-final clash.
Kontinen-Watson beat the fourth-seeded pair Sania-Dodig 7-6 (4), 6-4 to book the quarter-final berth.
In mixed doubles at Wimbledon, Bopanna has never progressed beyond the quarter-finals. He is now the only Indian left in the competition.
First Published: Jul 13, 2017 09:56 IST