Sania Mirza Bopanna LIVE: Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna take lead in 2nd set vs Krawczyk-Skupski in Mixed Doubles semifinals at Australian Open 2023 – Follow Australian Open LIVE updates 

Sania Mirza Bopanna LIVE – Sania Mirza Mixed DOUBLES LIVE: Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna are eyeing a spot in the final of the Australian Open 2023. The unseeded duo grabbed the first set 7-6 against third seeded Neal Skupski and Desirae Krawczyk in the semifinals on Wenesday, 25th January 2023. Both the pairs fought well holding their respective service games. The Indian pair took lead in the end by winning the tie-breaker. The Indian pair entered the semifinal after receiving a walkover. They were about to face Jelena Ostapenko and Vega Hernandez in the previous round. Krawczyk-Skupski pair meanwhile defeated Jamie Murray and Taylor Townsend in tie-breaker in the quarterfinal. Follow Australian Open Mixed DOUBLES LIVE updates on InsideSport.IN 

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  • 1-0 to Mirza/Bopanna, The Indian pair get a break over their opponents, take 1-0 lead.

Second Set 

  • 6-6 to Krawkzyk/Skupski, Trailing 30-40, the American British pair makes a comeback as the manage to hold their serve and have taken the set into the decider.
  • 6-5 to Mirza/Bopanna, Trailing 15-40, The Indian pair saves couple of break points. They the manage to hold their serve after Krawczyk hit a shot away.
  • 1-0 to Mirza/Bopanna, The Indian pair hold their first service game comfortably.

Mixed Doubles

Sania Mirza Bopanna LIVE: Sania Mirza nd Rohan Bopanna eye spot in Mixed Doubles finals at Australian Open 2023 – Follow Australian Open LIVE updates 

Sania is playing her last grand slam event. The six-time grand slam champion announced earlier this month that she will retire at the Dubai Tennis Championships which begins on February 19. The Indian now aims for a fitting farewell.

Alomgside partner Rohan Bopanna, the Indian pair have given good performances in the tournament so far. They started their campaign by clinching a straight set win against Australia’s Jamiee Fourlis and Luke Saville 7-5, 6-3.

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In the second round, they yet again sealed a victory in straight sets. The Indian duo won against Ariel Behar and Mokoto Ninomiya 6-6, 7-6 (11-9). They were about to face Jelena Osyapenko and Vega Hernandez in the quarterfinals.  Ostapenko, who made it to the quarterfinals in Women’s singles withdrew from the contest soon after losing against Elena Rybakina in the last eight in the singles.

Meanwhile, Neal Skupski and Desirae Krawczyk had to win their first round via tie-breaker. It was against Australia’s John Peers and Storm Sanders. The American-British pair then sailed past Australia’s Andrew Harris and Alana Parnaby 6-2, 6-4 in the second round. In the quarterfinal too, they had to play the tie-breaker. They defeated fellow American-British pair Murray and Townsend 4-6, 6-3, 10-5.

How to Watch 2023 Australian Open Live in India?

Indian tennis fans can watch the Australian Open live streaming on the official SonyLIV app.  They can also watch it atleast on two English TV channels on the Sony-SPORTS network.

Sania Mirza Bopanna LIVE: Sania Mirza nd Rohan Bopanna eye spot in Mixed Doubles finals at Australian Open 2023 – Follow Australian Open LIVE updates 

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