The unseeded pair of Rohan Bopanna-Marcin Matkowski started strongly before going down 6-4, 3-6, 3-10 to the fourth seeded Romanian-Dutch pair of Horia Tecau and Jean-Julien Rojer.
Rohan Bopanna and his partner Marcin Matkowski reached the men's doubles finals of the Dubai Tennis Championships after beating Leander Paes and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in three sets.
India's Rohan Bopanna, playing with his fourth different partner of the season, joined forces with Marcin Matkowski to reach the doubles semi-finals of the Dubai Tennis Championships.
Leander Paes made a bitter exit from his record seventh Olympics, claiming his campaign was sabotaged before eyeing 2020 Tokyo Games – when he will be 47.
Leander Paes' dream of winning a medal at Rio Olympic Games came to an abrupt halt when he and Rohan Bopanna exited in first round of men's doubles tennis.
Indian tennis pair of Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna was today pitted against the Polish team of Marcin Matkowski and Lukasz Kubot in the first round of the men's doubles event of the Rio Olympic Games, starting Saturday.
Wimbledon 2016: Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis dispatch Japanese duo in quick fashion, storm into Round 3
Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis breezed into the women's third round with a 6-3, 6-1 win over the pairing of Eri Hozumi and Miyu Kato at the Wimbledon.
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.
India's top men's doubles stars Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna won their respective second-round matches in the French Open in Paris on Friday.
Leander Paes and Martina Hingis entered the mixed doubles pre-quarterfinals of the French Open with a straight-set win over Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Robert Farah, in Paris on Thursday.