Welcome To India's Pride Sania Mirza Forum

Sania Mirza(Forum) Hang out For Sania Mirza fans
 
HomeHome  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  Log in  

Share | 
 

 US OPEN : mixed doubles - Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Admin
Admin
avatar

Number of posts : 113
Age : 32
Localisation : Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Registration date : 2006-09-22

PostSubject: US OPEN : mixed doubles - Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi   Wed Sep 30, 2009 11:39 pm

Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi will be playing with different partners in the mixed doubles event of the ongoing US Open tennis championships
The Australian Open mixed doubles champions reached the decision due to uncertainity over Sania's participation in the event because of her troubled wrist, which was operated upon last year.

Sania's father Imran Mirza told IANS that her wrist was troubling her again and she wanted to wait till she was sure of playing in the mixed doubles.

'Sania's wrist has been hurting on and off over the last few weeks and she was not sure whether she would play the mixed doubles event. She wanted to decide at the last moment after gauging the condition of her injury,' the elder Mirza said Thursday.

'Under the circumstances, we thought it would not be fair on Mahesh as he could end up missing out on the event if Sania was forced to back out at the last moment. Hence, it was mutually decided that he would finalise another partner for himself and in case Sania decided to play at the last moment, she would try to find someone who was still available.'

Bhupathi, who has seven Grand Slam mixed doubles titles, has paired up with the experienced American Liezel Huber and they have received top billing. The pair will open against American Vania King and Marcelo Melo of Brazil.

Sania has entered the event with 37-year old doubles specialist Daniel Nestor from Canada and the duo are are in the same half as Bhupathi-Huber. Sania and Nestor will meet Akgul Amanmuradova of Uzbekistan and Australian Ashley Fisher in the first round.

Sania's wrist injury had kept her out of action for the most part of 2008 that saw her career ranking drop from a high of 27.

The 74th-ranked Indian was blanked out of the US Open singles second round by Italian Flavia Pennetta Tuesday.Meanwhile, Leander Paes has teamed up with Cara Black of Zimbabwe and the duo are seeded second. They will play Switzerland's Patty Schnyder and South African Wesley Moodie in the first round.

_________________
Anups Gang Help Us To Help You The Man Who Saw Tomorrow To Be Just And Fear Not

Back to top Go down
View user profile http://anupbhuvanan.uni.cc
 
US OPEN : mixed doubles - Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Windrock Wide Open........Feb 5th
» Rhino easy-open hood mod
» Easy-open hood mod.
» big open vent tube on tyrex???
» CBVSAC Fur and feather open result.

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Welcome To India's Pride Sania Mirza Forum :: Welcome To India's Pride SaniaMirzaForum-
Jump to: