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Sydney | Murray and Soares lift doubles title

Sydney | Murray and Soares lift doubles title

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares as the second seeds, defeated the top-seeded Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah 6-4 6-3 to capture the Sydney International doubles title.

The Briton and his Brazilian partner broke the Colombian duo in the 10th game of the first set to win the opener. Murray, 32, and 36-year-old Soares surged ahead to go into a 3-0 lead and held firm to collect their first Sydney title since 2016 after 75-minutes of play.

Elsewhere, unseeded Ben McLachlan and Jan-Lennard Struff won the 2019 ASB Classic men’s doubles title in Auckland.

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Henry Wancke

Henry Wancke is one of the most respected Tennis writers in the UK. Henry is the Editor of both Tennis Threads Magazine and tennisthreads.net. He previously worked as Editor of Tennis World, Serve & Volley as well as Tennis Today magazines and been stringer for The Daily Telegraph, The Guardian and Press Association. He also co-authored the Ultimate Encyclopaedia of Tennis with John Parsons published by Carlton, and the Federation Cup – the first 32 years, published by the ITF. Currently he is the Secretary of the Lawn Tennis Writers’ Association and Hon Vice President of the Tennis Industry Association UK.


  1. Margaret Gallagher

    Fantastic Jamie and Bruno. huge Congratulations to you both. and many more of them.Great work to both of you. go for the AO now. all your fans will be behind you all the way.

  2. Agnes Spink

    Brilliant win well done ❤️❤️

  3. Kay Wallbridge

    Well done you 2 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

  4. Liz Wilson

    Well done.Just at the right time for the Murray Clan.xx

  5. Janice Hill

    Well done flying the flag for the murrays. And the Bruno’s!!! Xxx


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