Bruno Soares

  • Brazil take 2-1 lead over Spain in Davis Cup 2 days ago

    Bruno Soares and Marcelo Melo defeated Marc Lopez and David Marrero 6-3, 7-5, 7-5 to give Brazil a 2-1 lead over Spain in a Davis Cup playoff on Saturday, leaving the five-time champions in danger of dropping to zonal play for the first time since 1996. Brazil had key breaks late...
  • US Open champion Sania Mirza thanks fans for their support September 6, 2014

    New Delhi: New Delhi: Left teary-eyed after her Indianness was put into question just weeks back, tennis star Sania Mirza dedicated her US Open title to the country and the new state of Telangana, where her appointment as brand ambassador triggered a political furore. On Friday night, the first-time combination of...
  • Sania Mirza-Bruno Soares win US Open mixed doubles title September 6, 2014

    India's Sania Mirza and Brazilian Bruno Soares beat American-Mexican pair Abigail Spears and Santiago Gonzalez in the final to win the US Open mixed doubles title on Friday. Sania, who had faced defeat only a day earlier losing the women's doubles semifinals, bounced back brilliantly to win her third Grand Slam...
  • Sania Mirza enter mixed doubles final at US Open September 4, 2014

    Sania Mirza is in line to win her third Grand Slam title and first with new partner Bruno Soares as the top seeded pair struggled past Yung-Jan Chan and Ross Hutchins to reach the mixed doubles summit clash, here. The Indo-Brazilian team overcame the unseeded but fighting Tapiei-German combine 7-5 4-6...
  • Mahesh Bhupathi crashes out of Sony Open March 23, 2014

    Miami: Mahesh Bhupathi and his South African partner Kevin Anderson went down fighting in a thrilling three-setter men's doubles match against the pair of Alexander Peya of Austria and Bruno Soares of Brazil to crash out of Sony Open tennis tournament here. The unseeded Indo-South African pair lost to their second...
  • Brazil get score back to 2-1 in Davis Cup playoff September 14, 2013

    Ulm, Germany: Marcelo Melo and Bruno Soares gave Brazil hope of remaining in the Davis Cup World Group with victory in their doubles match over Germany's Daniel Brands and Martin Emmrich on Saturday. Melo and Soares defeated the German pair 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 to leave the five-match series poised 2-1 in...
  • Leander Paes, Radek Stepanek chase US Open doubles title September 8, 2013

    New York: India's Leander Paes and Czech Radek Stepanek will attempt to follow their victory over the Bryan brothers by toppling the Austria-Brazil pairing of Alexander Peya and Bruno Soares in the US Open men`s doubles final on Sunday. Paes and Stepanek ended Bob and Mike Bryan`s chances of winning the...
  • Rohan Bopanna, Andre Begemann shock top seeds in Citi Open August 2, 2013

    Washington: Rohan Bopanna and his new German partner Andre Begemann knocked out the top seeded pair of Alexendra Peya and Bruno Soares to storm into the quarter-finals of the ATP Citi Open. Bopanna, playing with his eighth partner of the season, shocked the top seeds 6-2, 6-7(4), 10-5 in the opening...
  • Bopanna, Bhupathi in quarters; Sania crashes out of women's doubles July 1, 2013

    London: London: India had a decent outing at the Wimbledon with Rohan Bopanna and Mahesh Bhupathi progressing to the quarter-finals of the men's doubles event with their respective partners even as Sania Mirza crashed out of the women's doubles competition, here on Monday. Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France stunned the...
  • Bryan Brothers reach doubles finals at French Open June 6, 2013

    Paris: Top-seeded Bob and Mike Bryan of the United States will aim for a record 14th major doubles title after beating Alexander Peya of Austria and Bruno Soares of Brazil 6-1, 6-4 in the semifinals of the French Open on Thursday. On Saturday, the American twins will face Michael Llodra and...
  • Bryan brothers suffer shock loss as Brazil cut US lead to 2-1 February 3, 2013

    Jacksonville: Brazil's doubles team of Marcelo Melo and Bruno Soares upset the top-ranked Mike and Bob Bryan 7-6 (6), 6-7 (7), 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 and kept the United States from clinching the first-round Davis Cup match. The Bryan brothers have been the most successful doubles duo in Davis Cup history, with...
  • Soares-Makarova win US Open mixed doubles title September 7, 2012

    New York: Russia's Ekaterina Makarova and Brazil's Bruno Soares completed an unlikely run to the US Open mixed doubles title by beating fourth-seeded Kveta Peschke of the Czech Republic and Marcin Matkowski of Poland on Thursday. Makarova and Soares committed to the tournament at the last minute and the unseeded duo...