Indian Wells: Paes-Stepanek set up Nadal-Lopez clash

Updated: 14 March 2012 19:30 IST

Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek defeated Juan Monaco and Kei Nishikori 7-5, 6-4 to enter the men's doubles quarterfinals of the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here.

Indian Wells: Paes-Stepanek set up Nadal-Lopez clash
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Indian Wells, California:

Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek defeated Juan Monaco and Kei Nishikori 7-5, 6-4 to enter the men's doubles quarterfinals of the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here.

The seventh seeded Indo-Czech pair edged out the Argentine-Japanese combine in the pre-quarterfinal on Tuesday. They next play Spain's Marc Lopez and Rafael Nadal later in the day.

India's Rohan Bopanna and Mahesh Bhupathi were knocked out in the first round.

Topics : Tennis Rafael Nadal Leander Paes Radek Stepanek Marc Lopez
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