Chandigarh, Oct 30 : Indian Davis Cupper Divij Sharan, pairing with Artem Sitak of New Zealand registered a hard-fought victory 6 (5)-7, 6-4, 10-3 against fourth seeds Mate Pavic of Croatia and Bruno Soares of Brazil in doubles first round match in the €5.207,405 ATP 1000 Rolex Paris Masters.
Sharan-Sitak saved seven of nine break points and won three out of four breakpoints. Pavic-Soares served three aces and committed five double faults. They saved one out of four breakpoints and would win only two of nine break points.(UNI)