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Australian Open: Italy's Fognini-Bolelli Win Men's Doubles Title

Australian Open: Italy's Fognini-Bolelli Win Men's Doubles Title

Unseeded Italians Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini, who were in their ninth Grand Slam as a team, battled to a 6-4, 6-4 win in 1hr 22mins against Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut of France on Rod Laver Arena to become the first men from their country to claim a major doubles title since 1959.