Aus Open: Sania loses doubles clash

Last Updated: Wed, Jan 16, 2013 14:18 hrs

Indian Tennis star Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands of USA bowed out of the Australian Open after losing the first round clash of the women's doubles against Spaniards Silvia Soler Espinosa and Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain here on Wednesday.

The Spanish pair defeated Sania and Bethanie by 6-7(4) 3-6 margin.

India´s Somdev Devvarman lost his men´s singles second round match against Jerzy Janowicz of Poland.

Janowicz defeated Somdev by 7-6(10), 6-3, 1-6, 0-6, 5-7 margin.

Somdev gave his world No. 26 opponent good fight before losing the battle.

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