Sania-Martina win in French Open first round

Paris: World No.1 women’s doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis stormed into the second round of French Open tennis tournament here on Wednesday.

The Indo-Swiss top seeded pair defeated Russia pair of Darya Kasatkina and Alexandra Panova 7-6 (4), 6-2 in one hour and 31 minutes in their first round.