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2008 Australian Open – Mixed Doubles

Elena Likhovtseva and Daniel Nestor were the defending champions, but Likhovtseva chose not to participate, and only Nestor competed that year.
Nestor partnered with Zheng Jie, but lost in the first round to Chan Yung-jan and Eric Butorac.

Mixed Doubles
2008 Australian Open
ChampionsChina Sun Tiantian
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
Runners-upIndia Sania Mirza
India Mahesh Bhupathi
Final score7–6(7–4), 6–4
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
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Sun Tiantian and Nenad Zimonjić won the mixed doubles title at the 2008 Australian Open tennis tournament defeating Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi in the final 7–6, 6–4.

SeedsEdit

  1.   Cara Black /   Paul Hanley (Quarterfinals)
  2.   Lisa Raymond /   Simon Aspelin (Second round)
  3.   Yan Zi /   Mark Knowles (Semifinals)
  4.   Zheng Jie /   Daniel Nestor (First round)
  5.   Sun Tiantian /   Nenad Zimonjić (Champions)
  6.   Chuang Chia-jung /   Jonathan Erlich (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Květa Peschke /   Martin Damm (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Nathalie Dechy /   Andy Ram (Semifinals)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
5   Sun Tiantian
  Nenad Zimonjić
4 7 [10]
3   Yan Zi
  Mark Knowles
6 5 [6]
5   Sun Tiantian
  Nenad Zimonjić
77 6  
    Sania Mirza
  Mahesh Bhupathi
644  
8   Nathalie Dechy
  Andy Ram
4 2  
    Sania Mirza
  Mahesh Bhupathi
6 6  

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   C Black
  P Hanley
77 6  
    B Mattek
  J Kerr
652   1   C Black
  P Hanley
6 6  
WC   J Moore
  G Jones
4 6 [10] WC   J Moore
  G Jones
1 1  
    R Stubbs
  T Perry
6 4 [4] 1   C Black
  P Hanley
6 67[8]
    A Medina Garrigues
  M García
5 63  5   T Sun
  N Zimonjić
4 79 [10]
    L Huber
  J Murray
7 77       L Huber
  J Murray
2 4  
    V King
  K Ullyett
1 3   5   T Sun
  N Zimonjić
6 6  
5   T Sun
  N Zimonjić
6 6   5   T Sun
  N Zimonjić
4 7 [10]
3   Z Yan
  M Knowles
6 3 [10] 3   Z Yan
  M Knowles
6 5 [6]
    V Uhlířová
  J Coetzee
3 6 [6] 3   Z Yan
  M Knowles
7 6  
    V Azarenka
  M Mirnyi
3 64      M Tu
  M Matkowski
5 2  
    M Tu
  M Matkowski
6 77   3   Z Yan
  M Knowles
6 6  
    Á Szávay
  L Paes
2 6 [10] 6   C-j Chuang
  J Erlich
4 4  
    R Voráčová
  D Škoch
6 2 [6]     Á Szávay
  L Paes
     
WC   J Gajdosova
  S Groth
6 1 r 6   C-j Chuang
  J Erlich
w/o    
6   C-j Chuang
  J Erlich
4 4  

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
8   N Dechy
  A Ram
6 6  
WC   S Ferguson
  A Feeney
3 4   8   N Dechy
  A Ram
6 5 [10]
    J Husárová
  M Fyrstenberg
6 7       J Husárová
  M Fyrstenberg
3 7 [4]
    T Paszek
  M Melo
3 5   8   N Dechy
  A Ram
6 6  
    V Razzano
  A Roddick
6 6       Y-j Chan
  E Butorac
1 2  
WC   M Adamczak
  S Huss
4 2       V Razzano
  A Roddick
6 5 [5]
    Y-j Chan
  E Butorac
7 77       Y-j Chan
  E Butorac
1 7 [10]
4   J Zheng
  D Nestor
5 61  8   N Dechy
  A Ram
4 2  
7   K Peschke
  M Damm
6 77       S Mirza
  M Bhupathi
6 6  
WC   I Holland
  B Klein
1 65  7   K Peschke
  M Damm
6 6  
Alt   Z Ondrášková
  P Frelich
0 1   Alt   G Voskoboeva
  F Čermák
1 1  
Alt   G Voskoboeva
  F Čermák
6 6   7   K Peschke
  M Damm
     
WC   A Molik
  N Healy
1 4       S Mirza
  M Bhupathi
w/o    
    S Mirza
  M Bhupathi
6 6       S Mirza
  M Bhupathi
6 2 [10]
    I Benešová
  L Friedl
4 2   2   L Raymond
  S Aspelin
3 6 [7]
2   L Raymond
  S Aspelin
6 6  

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