associate sponsors

Llyod
HDFC

Australian Open 2018: Oliver Marach-Mate Pavic beat Juan Sebastian Cabal-Robert Farah to win men's doubles title

Melbourne: Oliver Marach of Austria and Mate Pavic of Croatia captured the men's doubles title at the Australian Open.

Austria's Oliver Marach, left, and Croatia's Mate Pavic hold their trophy aloft after winning the men's doubles final against Colombia's Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, early Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic hold their trophy aloft after winning the men's doubles final against Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah. AP 

Marach and Pavic, the No 7 seeds, beat Colombians Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah in the final at Rod Laver Arena 6-4, 6-4.

Marach and Pavic were the hottest team coming into the Australian Open, winning season-opening events in Doha, Qatar, and Auckland, New Zealand. They've now won 15 straight matches dating back to last season.

The pair also made last year's Wimbledon final, losing to Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo.

Cabal and Farah were bidding to become the first Colombian players to win a Grand Slam doubles title. They've been playing together since 2011 and were appearing in their 25th Grand Slam together.


Updated Date: Jan 27, 2018 20:46 PM

Also Watch

Watch: The true stories from Dharavi that inspired Rajinikanth's Kaala
  • Thursday, March 8, 2018 Watch: Cyrus Khan talks about Parkour, jumping across walls and why he hates sitting
  • Thursday, May 31, 2018 Unwind: India's basketball sensation Amjyot Singh has his eyes set on becoming an NBA regular
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 First Day First Showsha — Review of Solo: A Star Wars Story in 10 questions
  • Saturday, May 19, 2018 Social Media Star: Rajkummar Rao and Bhuvan Bam open up about selfie culture, online trolls

Also See



{if $hideJSforEU != 'yes'} {/if}