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Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo stun Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares in Rodgers Cup final

Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo stun Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares in Rodgers Cup final

01/08/2016 at 04:10Updated 01/08/2016 at 05:29

Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo overcame former world doubles no.1 Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares to win the Rodgers Cup doubles final on Sunday 6-4 6-4.

With Dodig and Melo enjoying a 4-3 lead in the first set, rain interrupted play, followed by a change of court, going on to win the first set 6-4.

Benefiting from a stronger serve, Dodig and Marcelo did not give away a break point in the entire 69 minute match and only dropped five first-serve points throughout, to seal a comfortable victory.

As Melo won his third ATP World Tour Masters 1000 final with Croatian Dodig, he will next partner opponent and compatriot Soares at the Rio Olympics for Brazil.

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