Aisam-Bopanna duo win Paris Masters first ATP Final title: The tennis duo of Pakistan Aisam Ul Haq Qureshi and India’s Rohan Bopanna won his first ATP Masters after beating away always the challenge of Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut of France in straight sets in Sunday’s final.
The seventh seeded Indo-Pak couple took only 65 minutes to defeat the French wildcard entries 6-2, 6-4 and pocket his third title of the season. He had won the Gerry Weber Open in Halle and the Stockholm Open before this event.
Mahut and Benneteau, who had surprised the heads of Mike and Bob Bryan on the way to the end, gave a better version of themselves in the second set but could not stop in the form of Indo-Pak Express lift the title. A good battle ensued in the second set as the two couples were locked 4-4.
Aisam-Bopanna duo win Paris Masters first ATP Final title.Aisam Ul Haq & Rohan Bopanna won first ATP Masters Julien Benneteau & Nicolas Mahut of France in straight final. However, Bopanna and Qureshi Mahut broke when he committed his second double Frechman foul in the ninth game, sixth overall, to offer the opportunity to break. The Indo-Pak Express then served the party in the next game after a few anxious moments.