Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosale celebrate after winning their gold medal match at the Asian Games in Hangzhou. Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosale won the gold medal in mixed doubles tennis at the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou on Saturday. It was India’s second medal in tennis at the continental event after Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni had won a silver in men’s doubles on Friday.

Bhosale raised her game in nick of time while seasoned Bopanna stayed solid with his big serves as India came from a set down to beat Chinese Taipei’s Tsung-hao Huang and En-shuo Liang 2-6, 6-3, 10-4 in the title clash

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has congratulated the Mixed Doubles pair of Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosale on winning Gold medal in Tennis Mixed Doubles event at Asian Games 2022 in Hangzhou.

The Prime Minister posted on X:

“What a great game by Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosale. They bring back a prestigious Gold for India in Tennis Mixed Doubles. They have demonstrated remarkable team spirit and coordination. Best wishes for their future endeavours.