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Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna won First ATP Tour Masters Title

Nov 5, 2012 15:04 IST

”MaheshSports Current Affairs 2012.Indian Tennis Player Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna on 4 November 2012  won their first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 title together defeating Pakistan's Aisam- Ul- Haq Qureshi and Netherlands' Jean- Julien Rojer by 7-6(6), 6-3 in the final of the BNP Paribas Masters in Paris.

The pair Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna won € 142500 in prize money and had also claimed 1000 ATP Doubles Team Rankings points, while their opponent and Barclays ATP World Tour Finals qualifiers Aisam-Ul- Qureshi and Jean- Julien Rojer claimed €69780 prize money and 600 points.

Mahesh Bhupati, till date, had won 16 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 trophies, while for Bopanna it his second shield.

Also, together for Bhupati and Bopanna it is their second title of the year 2012. Earlier they had won the Dubai ATP event in March 2012 and ended runners-up at Cincinnati and Shanghai.

In 2011, Rohan Bopanna and Aisam- Ul- Haq  Qureshi won the Paris title.

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