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Aug 23, 2011 at 02:40pm IST

Lee-Hesh advance to Cincinnati Open final

Cincinnati: Third seeds Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes staged a brilliant comeback to shock top seeds and defending champions Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan and reach the final of the Western and Southern Open here.

The Indian Express was down by a set and break in the second set but went on to record a 1-6 7-6(2) 10-7 win in the semi-finals.

This was Paes and Bhupathi's first win in three meetings against the Bryan brothers this season, after falling to the world number one pair in the Australian Open and AEGON Championships finals.

Lee-Hesh advance to Cincinnati Open final

Bhupathi and Paes staged a brilliant comeback to shock top seeds Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan.

Paes and Bhupathi will take on Michael Llodra and Nenad Zimonjic in the summit clash as they gun for their third title of the season.

They had won the titles at Sony Ericsson Open and Chennai Open.

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