Bopanna-Qureshi in Indianapolis quarters

Updated: 19 July 2008 09:48 IST

Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-Qureshi have advanced to the quarterfinals of Indianapolis Tennis Championships in United States.

Bopanna-Qureshi in Indianapolis quarters
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New Delhi:

Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-Qureshi stunned fourth seeds Igor Kunitsyn and Dmitry Tursunov in the opening round to advance to the quarterfinals of Indianapolis Tennis Championships in United States.

The unseeded Indo-Pakistani pair beat their Russian rivals 2-6, 7-5, 10-6,

Bopanna and Qureshi, who finished runners-up in last week's Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in Newport, will now be up against the Australian-American pair of Ashley Fisher and Tripp Phillips.

Fisher and Phillips beat Frenchmen Nicolas Mahut and Giles Simon in their opening round match of the $ 525,000 hard court event.

Topics : Tennis Rajeev Ram Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi Rohan Bopanna Su-Wei Hsieh
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