Sachin Tendulkar congratulated Leander Paes on his mixed-doubles victory at Australian Open 2015 ○ IANS
Sachin Tendulkar (above) congratulated Leander Paes on his mixed-doubles victory at Australian Open 2015 ○ IANS

India cricketing great, Sachin Tendulkar congratulated India’s one-off tennis sensation, Leander Paes on his mixed doubles victory on the final day of the ongoing 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne. He congratulated on his victory through his official twitter handle.

Paes partnered with one-off tennis great women, Martina Hingis of Switzerland in the mixed-doubles of the grand slam and beat Daniel Nestor and Kristina Mladenovic for 6-4 and 6-3 in straight sets. This was also Paes’s second mixed-double victory after 12 years, when he won the title along with Martina Navratilova.