French Open Mixed Doubles Won by Bopanna- Dabrowski (Download PDF)

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Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada duo have won maiden Grand Slam title by winning the French Open mixed doubles trophy by beating Anna-Lena Groenefeld of German and Colombian Robert Farah in the final.

Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada

Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada

Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada

Bopanna has won maiden Grand Slam title at French Open and becomes has fourth Indian to clinch a major after Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza who all have won Grand Slam trophies for India.

  • Bopanna-Dabrowski pair has beaten opponent with 2 - 6, 6 - 2, 12 - 10 score.
  • Previously had reached the finals of US Open with his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-haq-Qureshi and lost to the Bryan brothers — Bob and Mike in 2010 and this is the second time to reached to the summit clash of a Grand Slam in his career.

French Open

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  • The French Open or Roland Garros was founded in 1891 (126 years ago) which is named after the French aviator Roland Garros.
  • It is tennis championship event of two weeks which is second of out of four annual Grand Slam tournaments and held between May and June at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris.
  • The other three events are
  1. Australian Open
  2. Wimbledon
  3. US Open

Rohan Bopanna:

  • Rohan Bopanna was born on 4th March 1980 at Bangalore India.
  • His singles career high ranking was World No. 213 ion 22 July 2007 and high ranking in doubles was World No. 3 (current 13) on 22 July 2013.
  • He was also member of the Indian Davis Cup team since 2002.

Gabriela Dabrowski

  • Gabriela Dabrowski was born on 1st April 1992 at Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  • She holds highest WTA singles ranking of 164 on 3 November 2014 and her highest doubles ranking of 19 on 3 April 2017.

- Published/Last Modified on: August 1, 2017

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