Co-presented by


Lok Sabha Election Results LIVE 2019

Wimbledon 2016: Leander Paes-Marcin Matkowski crash out after second round loss

London: There will not be Rohan Bopanna and Leander Paes face off in the men's doubles event of the Wimbledon championships as Paes and Marcin Matkowski suffered a meek second round defeat at the hands of John Peers and Henri Kontinen, in London on Sunday.

 Wimbledon 2016: Leander Paes-Marcin Matkowski crash out after second round loss

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna will not go head to head after Paes and Matkowski lost in Wimbledon second round. Wimbledon facebook

The 10th seeded Finnish-Australian pair needed only 62 minutes to dispatch the Indo-Polish combine 6-3 6-2 in the second round.

The winners thus prevented a pre-quarterfinals clash of the two Indians, who will team up for the Davis Cup and Rio Olympics.

Paes and Matkowski had three break chances in the opening set but converted none. They lost their serve thrice in the match.

Now Peers and Kontinen will take on sixth seeds Bopanna and Romania's Florin Mergea.

Paes will now defend his mixed doubles title with Martina Hingis. They have been seeded 16th and got a first round bye.

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna have also got first round byes with their respective partners. Sania has paired with Ivan Dodig while Bopanna is playing with Anastasia Rodionova.

Your guide to the latest seat tally, live updates, analysis and list of winners for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on firstpost.com/elections. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram or like our Instagram or like our Facebook page for updates from all 542 constituencies on counting day of the general elections.

Updated Date: Jul 03, 2016 19:39:43 IST