Strycova and Hsieh take Wimbledon women's doubles title

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  • Monday, 15 Jul 2019

Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain - July 14, 2019 Czech Republic's Barbora Strycova and Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei celebrate with trophies after winning the doubles final against China's Xu Yifan and Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski REUTERS/Hannah McKay

LONDON (Reuters) - Czech Barbora Strycova completed a memorable Wimbledon as she partnered Hsieh Su-wei to the women's doubles title on Sunday, beating Canada/China duo Gabriela Dabrowski and Xu Yifan 6-2 6-4.

After the spine-tingling drama of the earlier men's singles final -- the longest in the tournament's history -- Strycova and her Taiwanese partner finally got on court to bring the curtain down on the fortnight with a straightforward victory.

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