Thursday, January 27, 2011

Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi duo moved into the Australian Open Men’s Doubles Final

Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi have made their place in men’s doubles final of the Australian Open and now they are one victory away to get their maiden Australian Open tennis title.

They defeated Belarussian Max Mirnyi and Canada's Daniel Nestor 7-6, 4-6, 6-3. The third seeded Indian pair of Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi bet the second seeded pair in the semifinals.

Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi will face the top seeded duo in the final. If they can defeat them then they will win the Australian Open for the first time.

Bryan Brothers of the US will compete against the Indian duo for the title clash. They defeated the duo of American Eric Butorac and Jean-Julien Rojer of the Netherland Antilles in the other semi-final.

Both Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi are playing together after nine years. Now, Indian fans very much pleased for their success in the Australian Open men’s double tournament. It will be the million dollar question if Paes and Bhupathi pair can beat the first seeded duo.

Indian supporters should expect that the Indian duo will win the title. If they can do it then it will be a matter of great pride. They are already well-known name in India and also other countries.

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