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Martina Hingis wins her 25th Grand Slam championship, the women's doubles crown at the U.S. Open

Martina Hingis wins her 25th Grand Slam championship, the women's doubles crown at the U.S. Open

Martina Hingis added a 25th Grand Slam championship to her collection, teaming with Yung-Jan Chan of Taiwan to win the women’s doubles title on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic.

It was the 13th women’s doubles title at a major for Hingis, who won five Grand Slam singles titles from 1997 through 1999. She won her seventh mixed doubles Slam title here on Saturday with Jamie Murray of Great Britain.

Hingis, 36, said she had no intention of returning to singles competition.

“No, thanks,” she said. “I’m doing just fine with the mixed and the doubles. I have a couple of great partners I can rely on.”

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