US Open 2021: Rohan Bopanna/Ivan Dodig vs Rajeev Ram/Joe Salisbury, Round of 16 - LIVE Updates, Scores, Blog
With a quarters spot up for grabs, tennis aces Rohan Bopanna/Ivan Dodig will take on 2020 Australian Open champions in the US Open 2021 pre-quarters.
Welcome to the live blog of The Bridge for the Men's Doubles Round of 16 clash between Rohan Bopanna/Ivan Dodig and Rajeev Ram/Joe Salisbury at the 2021 US Open.
After surviving a three-set thriller against Hugo Nys and Arthur Rinderknech in the second round, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, the pair of Rohan Bopanna/Ivan Dodig have set up a clash with the 2020 Australian Open champions, Rajeev Ram/Joe Salisbury in the pre-quarters. Expected to be a tight and heated clash, the thirteenth-seeded Indo-Croatian duo will take on the fourth-seeded combine of the British-American.
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- 6 Sep 2021 5:49 PM GMT
Thank you for joining us on the live coverage of the Men's Doubles Round of 16 clash!
Sadly, even after putting up a good fight the Indo-Croatian pair failed to make it to the quarters of the final Grand Slam of the year.
Stay tuned to The Bridge for more tennis updates! Thank you and good night!
- 6 Sep 2021 5:46 PM GMT
With this, a 2 hour 29 minute match comes to an end as the Indian campaign also draws to a halt here as Rohan Bopanna bows out of the pre-quarters of the US Open.
- 6 Sep 2021 5:43 PM GMT
Sadly, Rohan Bopanna/Ivan Dodig fail to capitalise as Rajeev Ram/Joe Salisbury manage to come out on top and sails into the quarters in three sets, 7-6, 4-6, 6-7.
- 6 Sep 2021 5:39 PM GMT
Leading 5-2 in the tie-break, the 2020 Australian Open champion's are on a roll!
- 6 Sep 2021 5:35 PM GMT
We are into a tense decider here as Rajeev Ram/Joe Salisbury moves to a 2-0 lead!