The Indian pair had little problem in disposing of Croatia's Ivan Dodig and Brazil's Marcelo Melo 6-4, 6-3 Saturday. (Express file photo)
Amidst the lows of being axed from India's Davis
Cup team, Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna put in a sterling performance to
march into the finals of the men's doubles Cincinnati tennis Masters.
The Indian pair had little problem in disposing of Croatia's
Ivan Dodig and Brazil's Marcelo Melo 6-4, 6-3 here Saturday.
Bhupathi and Bopanna will have a chance to win their second
ATP title of the year when they take on fourth seeded pair of Sweden's Robert
Lindstedt and Romania's Horia Tecau, who beat second seeded American pair of
Mike and Bob Bryan 7-5, 6-7(5), 10-2, in the finals of the $2,825,280 hard
The sixth seeds had won the Dubai Open in February.
Earlier, India's Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek
Stepanek were knocked out in the second round.