Divij Sharan was knocked out in Australian open second round.
The Indian,partnering Artem Sitak straight set lost to 10th seeded pairing of Bruno Soares and Mate Pavic.
In the court 3 encounter,both teams didnt concede any break points in the first set, whenforth it was pushed into the tie break and it was the Soares/Pavic pair who dominated through out the tie break to win the set by 7-6(2) in the tie breaker.
In the second set, Sharan/Sitak didnt have any chance to break the opponents serve and instead lost their own serve once. They failed to break back later on,and the Soares/Pavic pair went on to win the match by 7-6,6-3 in the second set.
That’s the end of the Indian campaign in Men’s and Women’s doubles.
Mixed doubles fixture starts tomorrow as Legendary Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna starting their campaign.