Arina Sobolenko and Elise Mertens won the Australian Open in doubles
Belarusian tennis player Arina Sobolenko and Belgian Elise Mertens became the winners of the Australian Open in doubles. In the final match, they beat the representatives of the Czech Republic Barbora Kreichikova and Katezhina Sinyakova (3) with a score of 6:2, 6:3. The duration of the confrontation was 1 hour 19 minutes.
Arina and Elise, seeded under the second number, filed right through 5 times, did not commit a single double mistake, and converted 4 out of 8 breakpoints. On the account of their rivals 1 ace, 8 double faults, and 1 break.
For Sobolenko and Mertens, this is the second title in the Grand Slam tournaments in doubles in their careers. They won the 2019 US Open. At the Australian Open-2021 in singles, Sobolenko and Mertens reached the fourth round.