Sharan and Sitak bowed out of ATP Atlanta Open

Vastavam web: The top seeded pair of Divij Sharan and Artem Sitak bowed out of the ATP Atlanta Open after losing their first round in straight sets to Romain Arneodo and Jeremy Chardy.The Indo-Kiwi pair, which made the Wimbledon quarterfinals, lost 4-6 5-7 to the unseeded Monaco-Frech team.The defeat leaves Purav Raja as the only Indian surviving in the USD 748450 hard court tournament.Leander Paes and his American partner Jamie Cerretani had also made a first round exit from the tournament.