Sania opens campaign against Castano

Updated: 28 June 2008 09:49 IST

Sania Mirza's Wimbledon campaign begins later on Tuesday with a first round clash against Catalina Castano of Colombia.

New Delhi: Sania Mirza's Wimbledon campaign begins later on Tuesday with a first round clash against Catalina Castano of Colombia.

Sania Mirza's WTA ranking improved by one rung as she climbed to the 32nd spot in the latest list.

The Indian ace, who crashed out in the second rounds of both the Wimbledon warm-up tournaments she played, has 867 points in the singles chart topped by Serb Ana Ivanovic.

Sania, however, remained steady at 19th in the doubles' list with 1745 points.

The Hyderabadi girl, who is recovering from a wrist injury, has been seeded 32nd at the Wimbledon and handed an easy opening round match.

While Bhupathi hung on to the 13th position with 2940 points, Paes continued to be 23rd with 2050 points.
Topics : Tennis Andy Roddick Lukas Dlouhy Rohan Bopanna Leander Paes Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi Maria Sharapova
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