Indian tennis star Leander Paes and his associate Yelena Ostapenko misplaced within the second spherical of the blended doubles on the Australian Open. The pair of Paes and Ostapenks have been defeated by Jamie Murray of Britain and Bethanie Mattek Sands of America 6–2, 7–5 in straight units. The match lasted for one hour and 7 minutes.
Leander Paes, 46, introduced earlier this yr that 2020 can be his final yr on the skilled circuit. <! –
After the defeat of Paes, now Rohan Bopanna is the one Indian hope left within the match.
This 39-year-old Bopanna and his Ukraine associate Nadia Kitchenok will meet Nikola Mektich and Barbora Kryzkova within the blended doubles quarter-finals on Wednesday.
Leander Paes has gained 18 doubles Grand Slam titles to this point in his profession. Of these, eight are in males's doubles and 10 in blended doubles. He gained a bronze medal within the males's singles on the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.