Wimbledon: Sania-Bethanie move into third round


Wimbledon: Sania-Bethanie in third roundLondon: Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands advanced to women's doubles third round at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, easing past Stephanie Foretz Gacon and Kristina Mladenovic here Friday.

The Indo-American duo beat the French combine 6-3, 6-2 in less than an hour. The 13th seeds next meet either the Williams sisters from America or Russia's Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova.

Sania-Bethanie played solid tennis throughout the match and converted three of their five break points. (IANS)