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Indian pair Yuki Bhambri, Divij Sharan bow out of French Open

In the round of 32, which lasted around an hour and 17 minutes, the Indian pair were outplayed in straight sets 5-7, 3-6.

India TV Sports Desk India TV Sports Desk
New Delhi Published on: June 01, 2018 20:43 IST
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Indias men's doubles pair of Yuki Bhambri and Divij Sharan crashed out of the French Open, going down to second seeds Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic on Friday. Bhambri was earlier knocked out on his debut round in the men's singles as well. 

In the round of 32, which lasted around an hour and 17 minutes, the Indian pair was outplayed in straight sets 5-7, 3-6.

The tennis match was neck and neck in the first set before the Indian pair bit the dust 5-7.

In the second set, their opponents lifted their game and started attacking to wrap up the issue comfortably.

The Indian duo managed to win 49 points in total compared to 63 won by their opponents.

Earlier, in the opening round, Bhambri and Sharan defeated their compatriots Purav Raja and Fabrice Martin to advance.

(With IANS Inputs)

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