US Open 2015: Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis win Women´s Doubles

Tennis � The World No.1 pairing of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis won their second Grand Slam of the year after they defeated Casey Dellacqua and Yaroslava Shvedova in straight sets.

by Akshay Kohli
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US Open 2015: Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis win Women&acutes Doubles

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis won their second Grand Slam of the year when they beat Casey Dellacqua and Yaroslava Shvedova in straight sets 6-3, 6-3 to lift the US Open doubles crown. The Indo-Swiss pairing outplayed their opponents in all aspects, playing some solid tennis to win the match in just over an hour.

Mirza and Hingis took the opening set after playing some fine all round tennis. The top seeds were very aggressive on the returns, winning 50% of the points while returning. With both teams hitting 11 winners, it was the Indo-Swiss pairing that had lesser unforced errors as they made the most of the break points and broke their opponent’s serve twice.

Martina Hingis Casey Dellacqua Yaroslava Shvedova
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