Max Mirnyi wins fourth Slam title

Updated: September 6, 2013, 3:52 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Max Mirnyi won his fourth Grand Slam mixed doubles title Friday, teaming with Andrea Hlavackova for a 7-6 (5), 6-3 victory over Santiago Gonzalez and Abigail Spears at the US Open.

The 36-year-old Mirnyi also has six major titles in men's doubles. This 2013 championship comes 15 years after he teamed with Serena Williams to win his first two mixed-doubles majors, at Wimbledon and the US Open.

This is the first major mixed title for Hlavackova, who also won the 2011 French Open in women's doubles.

The winners get $75,000 each.


Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press

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