Paes-Melzer outclass Bhupathi-Bopanna to enter quarters in Monaco

Paes-Melzer broke Bhupathi-Bopanna three times out of the nine chances that they got, while the Indian combo failed to convert any of the two opportunities.

Reported by: Press Trust of India
Last updated on Thursday, 18 April, 2013 20:27 IST
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Monte Carlo: Leander Paes and his Austrian partner Jurgen Melzer outplayed Indian duo of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna to enter the quarter-finals of the men's doubles event of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday.

The unseeded Indo-Austrian pair got the better of sixth seeded Indians, 6-2 6-3 in little less than an hour.

Paes-Melzer broke Bhupathi-Bopanna three times out of the nine chances that they got, while the Indian combo failed to convert any of the two opportunities.

Paes-Melzer will next take on top seeds Bob and Mike Bryan of the United States.

Story first published on: Thursday, 18 April 2013 20:24 IST

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