Wimbledon: Sania and Bopanna defeated India in the second round

Sania and Bopanna won the first set easily but faced a tough challenge from Ankita Raina and Ramanathan in the second set.

London, First Published Jul 2, 2021, 8:42 PM IST

London: India’s Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna advanced to the second round of the Wimbledon tennis mixed doubles. Sania and Bopanna advanced to the second round after defeating Indian pair of Ankita Raina and Ramkumar Ramanathan in straight sets. The score was 6-2-7-6.

Sania and Bopanna won the first set easily but faced a strong challenge from Ankita Raina and Ramanathan in the second set. The fight between the Indian duo lasted for one hour and nine minutes.

Earlier in the women’s doubles, Sania advanced to the second round along with Bethany. In the women’s singles, Ariana Sabalenka, Elena Rybakina, Ons Jaber and Ludmila Samsonova also advanced to the third round.

Last Updated Jul 2, 2021, 8:42 PM IST

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