Indian tennis star Leander Paes has secured his place at French Open Mixed Doubles final on June 2 ensuring that an Indian will win the cup. Paes-Hingis will face Indo-Croatian duo of Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig.
Leander Paes and Martina Hingis Indian Express
Defeating the the French-Czech pair in a gruelling match, the duo had to rally hard in the third set to secure their spot in the finals by winning match 6-3, 3-6, 10-7.
Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig Hinduatan Times
The second seeded duo defeated third seeded Kristina Mladenovic and Pierre-Hugues Herbert after a long rally to win 4-6, 6-4, 12-10.
While Paes has never won French Open Mixed Doubles Title, Mirza won it in 2012.