Aisam in mixed doubles final at US Open

NEW YORK: Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi set another precedent in the tennis history of Pakistan when he reached the final of the mixed doubles at the US Open for the first time in New York.

Qureshi, who has teamed up with Kveta Peschke of the Czech Republic, reached the final after defeating Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany and Mark Knowles of the Bahamas by 7-6 6-7.

Qureshi is first Pakistani to qualify for the final of any Grand Slam competition. -thenews