Sania Mirza, Ankita Raina was knocked out of doubles tennis in the first round despite strong start
Indian women’s tennis pair Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina gave India a hopeful start to their Tokyo 2020 campaign but what followed was an unthinkable start. Despite winning the first set 6-0, India suffered a defeat. The pair was up against Ukraine’s Kichenok Lyudmila and Kichenok Nadia in women’s doubles. Sania-Ankita scored 6-0, 6-7, and 8-10 against the Ukrainian pair. This Ukrainian player is a twin sister.