Paes-Hingis reach French Open second round

Paris: India’s veteran tennis player Leander Paes and his mixed doubles partner Martina Hingis cruised into the second round of the French Open here on Thursday. The Indo-Swiss duo defeated German and Columbian pair of Anna-Lena Grönefeld and Robert Farah 6-4, 6-4 in one hour and eight minutes in the first round.