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Friday Jan 07 2022
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Sania Mirza-Nadiia Kichenok lose women’s semi-finals at Adelaide International

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Indian tennis player Sania Mirza. — AFP/File
Indian tennis player Sania Mirza. — AFP/File

  • Sania Mirza and her Ukrainian partner Nadiia Kichenok defeated by locals Ashleigh Barty and Storm Sanders 1-6, 6-2, 8-10 at women’s doubles semi-finals at Adelaide International.
  • Duo knocked out of The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) tournaments.
  • Indian duo Rohan Bupanna and Ramkumar Ramanathan exceed to semis with straight-set win.


ADELAIDE: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Ukrainian partner Nadiia Kichenok on Friday faced a defeat in the women’s doubles semi-finals at the Adelaide International, NDTV reported.

The Sania-Nadiia duo was beaten by locals Ashleigh Barty and Storm Sanders 1-6, 6-2, 8-10 in a fiery match that lasted one hour and five minutes.

The Indian-Ukraninan duo was knocked out of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) tournaments after failing to bag the win at the Adelaide International 1 WTA event.

Meanwhile, the Indian duo Rohan Bopanna and Ramkumar Ramanathan exceeded the semis with a straight-set win and will be playing against Tomislav Brkić and Santiago Gonzalez to reach the finals.