Indo-Pak pair lose US Open doubles finals

Updated: Sep 10, 2010, 23:52 PM IST

New Delhi: India and Pakistan’s hopes of creating history went down on Friday as the duo of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi lost to US top seeds Mike and Bob Bryan in the US Open men`s doubles 6-7, 6-7.

Bopanna and Qureshi had created history after advancing to the men`s doubles final by beating Argentina`s Eduardo Schwank and Horacio Zaballos 7-6 (7/5), 6-4.

Reaching the Wimbledon quarterfinals this year was the best ever performance for the 16th seed Indo-Pak pair.

Bureau Report