All good things contingency end: Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis’ 41-match winning strain halted by Russian duo

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Doha: World series one doubles pairing Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza mislaid for a initial time in 41 matches, during a Qatar Open on Thursday.

They went down 2-6, 6-4, 10-5 to Russian span Elena Vesnina and Daria Kasatkina in a quarter-finals.

File print of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis. Getty Images

Prior to a better in Doha, a final time a pair, who have won 3 doubles Grand Slams in a row, had mislaid was approach behind in Cincinatti final August.

The all-conquering span had already shown signs they were struggling this week in Doha, carrying edged by a prior turn in 3 sets opposite an unseeded Chinese pairing.

But their fitness finally ran out opposite a Russians notwithstanding a widespread initial set performance.

Prior to Qatar, their form this year has been pretentious and a Indo-Swiss pairing have already won 4 titles, including titles in Brisbane and St Petersburg, as good as a Australian Open.

That was their third Grand Slam in a quarrel after Wimbledon and a US Open.

The span are approaching to try and make purify brush of a vital titles after this year during a French Open.

Defeat for Hingis and Mirza came only hours after men’s universe series one Novak Djokovic saw his run of 17 uninterrupted finals finish during circuitously Dubai when he quit his quarter-final with an eye infection.

AFP

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