Thailand Open: Srichaphan enters semis

Updated: 25 February 2007 10:37 IST

Local favourite Paradorn Srichaphan upset Britain's Tim Henman's winning streak with a three sets win to reach the semi-finals of the Thailand Open.

Thailand Open: Srichaphan enters semis
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Bangkok:

Local favourite Paradorn Srichaphan upset Britain's Tim Henman's winning streak with a three sets win to reach the semi-finals of the Thailand Open on Friday. With the game tied at a set apiece, Paradorn staged a remarkable comeback from 2-5 down in the decider to take it 7-6 for the match. Earlier, third seed James Blake of the United States booked his place in the semi-finals with a hard fought win over Finland's Jarkko Nieminen 6-2, 2-6, 7-5. Srichaphan and Blake are joined in the last four by Marat Safin of Russia, who ended German qualifier Mischa Zverev's run to reach the semis. (AP)

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