Sania Mirza, Rashmi loses in Olympics Women's Doubles

Sania Mirza and Rashmi Chakraborthy loses by 1-6, 6-3,1-6 in London Olympics Women's double first round against Su Wei Hsieh/Chia-Jung Chuang of Taipei in three set match played today. India open their campaign in Tennis with with Sania Mirza and Rashmi which fails to bring smiles to India and crashes out of First round. Saina-Rashi fail to perform in first set which cost them 1-6 defeat. In set-2 they bounce back with 6-3 win but finally loses with 1-6 in final set which ends road in Women's Mixed double for India.
Sania Mirza begins her Olympic campaign with disappointment while, playing the women’s doubles with Rashmi Chakrabarti. Competition is stiff in this event, but it would be important for Sania to find rhythm and form, if only to help her in the mixed doubles where she partners Leander Paes.
So now another big awaited event is Vijender Singh's match against Kazakhstan's Danabek Suzhanov in the first round of the men's 75kg (03:00 AM IST, July 29).