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Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna crashes out of mixed doubles in opening round

Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna crashes out of mixed doubles in opening round

Breaking News, Tennis
The loss ended Rohan Bopanna’s campaign at the first tennis Grand Slam of the year. Sania Mirza had earlier progressed to the second round. India’s Rohan Bopanna and his Croatian partner Darija Jurak Schreiber made a first-round exit from the Australian Open 2022 mixed doubles tennis event after losing to Kazakhstan’s Andrey Golubev and Ukraine’s Lyudmyla Kichenok in Melbourne on Saturday. The Indo-Croatian pair lost the match 6-1, 4-6, 9-11 in one hour and three minutes. Rohan Bopanna and Darija Schrieber came out swinging and won the first set 6-1 with a dominating display. The duo gave away just one unforced error and converted two of the three break points in the opening set. Golubev-Kichenok came back strong and took a 4-2 lead in the second set. Bopanna and Schrieber won ...