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Murray & Soares beaten in Toronto doubles final

Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo

Ivan Dodig (left) and Marcelo Melo (right) won the men’s doubles at the French Open in 2015

Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo beat Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares to win the men’s doubles final of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.

The third-seeded Croatian and Brazilian beat the second-seeded Scot and Brazilian in straight sets 6-4 6-4.

Rain had forced a lengthy delay with Murray and Soares a break of serve down at 4-3 in the first set.

Murray will team up with his brother, two-time Wimbledon champion Andy, 29, at the Rio Olympics.

Meanwhile, the victorious Melo will play in his home Olympics alongside Soares.

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