Paris: Paes-Dlouhy Enter French Open Final


Paris, June 4: Leander Paes and his partner Lukas Dlouhy stunned top seeded Canadian-Serbian pair of Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjic in straight sets to enter men's doubles final of the French Open here today.

The third seeded Indo-Czech combination took one hour and 48 minutes to down their fancied rival 7-6 (4), 7-6 (5) in the semifinal match.

Paes and Dlouhy will take on unseeded Wesley Moodie of South Africa and Dick Norman of Belgium in the summit clash.

Moodie and Norman had also scored an upset semifinal victory over second seeded American brothers duo of Bob and Mike Bryan 0-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4.


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  • Gregory, Mangalore / Toronto

    Fri, Jun 05 2009

    CONGRATS !! on making it to the finals. Leander, you make India proud. Good luck.

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  • rohithkumar, PUTTUR\DARBE\KUWAIT

    Fri, Jun 05 2009

    Congratulations both of u.... on your achievement. Keep going.... all the best....God bless you.

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