Czechs win US open doubles
New York - Czech fifth seeds Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka won the US Open women's doubles final on Saturday, beating Australian eighth seeds Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua 6-7 (4/7), 6-1, 6-4. It was the second Grand Slam title in as many days for Hlavackova, who joined Max Mirnyi of Belarus in winning the mixed doubles on Friday. "It has been amazing," Hlavackova said.
They also won the 2011 French Open title. Dellacqua, 28, revealed that she was gay at the US Open when she announced at the start of the tournament that she and her partner Amanda had become parents last month of a baby boy named Blake.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at SPORT24Similar Stories