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Sania-Nuria lose in Moscow

Last Updated: Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 19:23

Moscow: Indo-Spanish pair of Sania Mirza and Nuria Llagostera lost out to Americans Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears in the women`s doubles quarter-finals of the Kremlin Cup here Thursday.

The third seeds were upset in one hour and 40 minutes in the last eight clashes.

Double faults proved costly for Sania and Nuria as they served six of them at crucial junctures of the match in comparison to two of their opponents.

The unseeded Americans also broke the Indo-Spanish pair when needed in a topsy-turvy match, where service games were regularly broken.


First Published: Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 19:23

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