India’s mixed and women’s doubles pairs won silver medal at WTT contender in Muscat.Manav Thakkar and Archana Kamath lost to Chinese pair of Wang and Chen in mixed doubles final on Friday.Sutirtha and Ayhika Mukherjee also lost to Chinese pair of Rui and Man in women’s doubles final on Saturday.
Indian doubles pair of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan gave India unbeatable 3-0 lead against Denmark in Davis Cup World Group I playoff tie in New Delhi on Saturday. Indian pair saved 3 match points before winning 6-7,6-4,7-6 against Nielson and Mikael.
India are in commanding position in the first test against Sri Lanka in Mohali.In reply to hosts 574/8 dec Sri Lanka were 108/4 at stumps on day two.
By Shailesh Padhye