Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna played together in mixed doubles of Rio Olympics.
All Indian players at the US Open – Sania Mirza, Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna – had a good opening day with all of them entering the second round with their respective doubles partners.
Sania Mirza along with her new women’s dooubles partner Barbora Strycova beat US pair Jada Myii Hart and Ena Shibahara 6-3, 6-2 to enter second round.
In men’s doubles, Rohan Bopanna and Frederik Nielsen beat Radek Stepanek and Nenad Zimonjic 6-3, 6-7(3), 6-3 to enter second round.
In mixed doubles, veteran leander Paes and Swiss partner Martina Hingis beat US pair Sachia Vickery and Frances Tiafoe to enter second round.