newstennis2 months ago

Australian Open | Sania Mirza-Dodig pair enters mixed doubles semi-finals

Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig entered the mixed doubles semi-finals at the Australian Open by beating Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski 6-4, 3-6, 12-10 and will meet the winner of the Martina Hingis/Leander Paes-Sam Stosur/Sam Groth clash for a place in the final.
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reporttennis2 months ago

Australian Open | Paes-Hingis reach quarters; Nadal to face Raonic

Leander Paes and Martina Hingis are through to the mixed doubles quarter-finals of the Australian Open after beating Casey Dellacqua and Matt Reid 6-2, 6-3 in the second round. Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal will take on Milos Raonic after beating Gael Monfils 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the fourth round.
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reporttennis2 months ago

Australian Open | Mixed day for India as Paes advances & Mirza exits

Leander Paes and partner Martina Hingis got off to a winning start in mixed doubles, but fourth-seeded Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova lost in women’s doubles at the Australian Open on Sunday in what turned out to be a mixed day for India at the season-opening grand slam.
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newstennis3 months ago

Sania Mirza : Being a female celebrity, an athlete in this part of the world is difficult

Sania Mirza has opened up on the difficulties she faces being a female celebrity in this nation where “certain questions” are always asked of a woman. The World no.1 in doubles has also downplayed her split with her former partner Martina Hingis, labeling it as an” extremely professional decision”.
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reporttennis3 months ago

IPTL Round-up | Indian Aces beat Singapore Slammers to move three points clear at the top

Indian Aces, inspired by Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza, came from two games down to beat Singapore Slammers 23-22 in a clash that decided the IPTL table-toppers at the end of the Singapore leg. In the other match, Japan Warriors moved to third place with a 23-20 win over UAE Royals.
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reporttennis4 months ago

IPTL 2016 | Indian Aces defeat UAE Royals to top points table

Indian Aces defeated UAE Royals 26-19 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Tuesday to go to the top of the IPTL points table and open up a 3-point lead. Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza got the better of Pablo Cuevas and Martina Hingis in their match, avenging the loss in their last encounter.
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reporttennis4 months ago

IPTL 2016 | Hingis gets the better of Mirza as Indian Aces stumble to first loss

UAE Royals won 30-20 against Indian Aces at the Saitama Super Arena to go to the top of the points table in the IPTL. After winning her singles game against Kirsten Flipkens, Martina Hingis paired up with Pablo Cuevas to defeat Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna 6-4 in the mixed doubles clash.
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featuretennis4 months ago

Five best performances by Sania Mirza

Over the last decade, there is hardly any sportsman who can claim to have had an impact on a generation of Indian men and women like that of a certain Hyderabad-based tennis player.
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reporttennis5 months ago

WTA finals | SanTina fail to defend title; Kerber sets up Cibulkova match-off

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis failed to defend their WTA finals title falling to Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 6-3, 2-6, 6-10 in the semifinal today. Meanwhile, Angelique Kerber and Dominika Cibulková won their respective semifinals to enter the finals of the women's singles event.
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reporttennis5 months ago

WTA finals | Sania-Hingis enter semis ; Kerber continues dominance

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis marked their reunion with a 7-6, 7-5 win against the Chan sisters to enter the semis in the WTA finals at Singapore. Meanwhile, World No.1 Angelique Kerber continued her unbeaten streak to enter the semi-finals alongside Svetlana Kuznetsova and Dominika Cibulkova.
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