Beijing, Aug 14 (UNI) The quarter final match betwen Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi of India and Roger Federer partenering Stanislas Wawrinka will continue tomorrow after constant rain forced the referee to call off the match here today.
The Indian duo was trailing 1-4 when the match was called off after just 16 minutes of play.
Federer, after his shocking defeat at the hands of James Blake in the singles today, began promisingly with his booming serves and the Swiss pair broke Bhupathi in his very first serve.
The Indians looked a little scratchy and after trailing 0-3, Paes held his serve but in the next game, Federer made it 4-1 in favour of the Swiss team.
The referee after a wait of 18 minutes, finally decided to call off the game and the Indians would look to make a strong come back in the match which could be their career's last Olympic match.
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