Leander Paes rolled back the years, linking up with Rohan Bopanna to defeat Mate Pavic and Franko Skugor but Marin Cilic then ruthlessly crushed Sumit Nagal.
Marin Cilic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reached the second round after Roger Federer withdrew from the Paris Masters on Monday.
Rafael Nadal sailed into the quarterfinals of the US Open with an efficient win over 2014 champion Marin Cilic.
Rafael Nadal, second seed, produced some electrifying moments of brilliance to end the challenge of Croatia's Marin Cilic 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 6-2 at the US Open.
Simona Halep awaits either Dutch seventh seed Kiki Bertens, a finalist in Madrid last year, or 2017 US Open champion Sloane Stephens in the final.
Roberto Bautista Agut will face Stefanos Tsitsipas for a place in the semifinals.
Marin Cilic took to Facebook to apologise to his fans and organisers of the tournament.
Croatia dethroned defending champions France and secured their second Davis Cup, 13 years after their first.
Novak Djokovic has enjoyed a remarkable renaissance in the second half of the season after an elbow surgery.
Alexander Zverev is the youngest semi-finalist at the ATP Finals since Juan Martin del Potro in 2009.
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, along with six fellow tennis stars travelled to Westminster by the London Underground.
Marin Cilic crashed out of the Japan Open in a shock 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 defeat to Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff in the first round.
Kei Nishikori and Naomi Osaka made history at the US Open on Wednesday when they became the first Japanese man and woman to reach the semi-finals at the same Grand Slam.
Novak Djokovic is aiming to lift the trophy at the only one of the Masters 1000 series events that he has never won.
World number one Nadal defeated Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 and will next face Australian teenager Alex de Minaur.
Marin Cilic suffered a shock Wimbledon second round exit as last year's runner-up blew a two-set lead in his 3-6, 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7/3), 7-5 loss to Argentina's Guido Pella on Thursday.
Marin Cilic was crowned Queen's Club champion for the second time as the Croatian stunned Novak Djokovic with a dramatic fightback.
Novak Djokovic reached his first title match for a year with a straight sets win over Jeremy Chardy at Queen's Club.