Bhupathi-Woodbridge win doubles title

Updated: 25 February 2007 09:49 IST

Mahesh Bhupathi and his new doubles partner Todd Woodbridge of Australia today claimed their first title ahead of the Australian Open.

Bhupathi-Woodbridge win doubles title
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New Delhi:

Mahesh Bhupathi and his new doubles partner Todd Woodbridge of Australia today claimed their first title ahead of the Australian Open. Third seeds Bhupathi and Woodbridge beat unseeded French duo of Arnaud Clement and Mich Llodra 6-3 6-3 in the doubles final at the $419,000 ATP Tour tennis event in Sydney, according to reports. Bhupathi has tied up with Woodbridge to play the major tournaments this year, the first of them being the season opening Australian Open beginning in Melbourne from Monday. The Australian doubles champion is eyeing his tenth Wimbledon title this year. Earlier, the Indo-Australian pair had defeated Austria's Jurgen Melzer and Max Mirnyi of Belarus 6-1 6-3 while Clement and Llodra had got the better of Igor Andreev and Nikolay Davydenko of Russia 7-6 6-3. (PTI)

Topics : Tennis
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