French Open: Paes-Navratilova crash out

Updated: 25 February 2007 09:04 IST

Leander Paes and Martina Navratilova crashed out in the second round of the mixed doubles in the French Open Gland Slam tennis championships today.

Paris:

Leander Paes and Martina Navratilova crashed out in the second round of the mixed doubles in the French Open Gland Slam tennis championships today. The sixth-seeded Indo-US pair lost to unseeded Angelique Widjaja of Indonesia and Lucas Arnold of Argentina in straight sets 5-7 5-7. On Sunday, Paes and his Czech partner David Rikl had bowed out of the men's doubles. In the boys' singles, Tushar Liberhan rallied superbly to upset 10th seed Woong-Sun Jun of Korea 4-6 6-2 6-3 to advance to the third round. But in another second round clash in the boys' section, 12th seed Karan Rastogi went down to Martin Fisher of Austria 2-6 6-1 3-6. (PTI)

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