Paes, Bhupathi in quarter-final of Cincinnati MastersJuly 31st, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, July 31 (IANS) Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi entered the doubles quarterfinals of the $2,615,000 Cincinnati Tennis Masters with their respective partners. While sixth seeded pair of Paes and Czech Lukas Dlouhy quelled the challenge of Croat Ivo Karlovic and Rogier Wassen of Netherlands 6-4, 6-2 in the second round, Bhupathi and Mark Knowles of Bahamas, seeded fourth, were given a walkover by Czechs Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek.
Paes-Dlouhy next play Canadian Daniel Nestor and Serb Nenad Zimonjic whereas Bhupathi and Knowles face winners of the match between Americans Mardy Fish and John Isner and Swede Jonas Bjorkman and Zimbabwean Kevin Ullyett.
Paes-Dlouhy have been on a roll ever since they combined for the French Open this year. They reached the Halle final and the semi-finals at Wimbledon and Toronto. Their four losses have all come to the eventual champions.
- US Open: Paes-Stepanek win, Bhupathi-Bopanna knocked out - Aug 30, 2012
- Paes-Bhupathi advance to semis, Bopanna-Qureshi out - Aug 20, 2011
- Bhupathi-Bopanna, Paes-Stepanek advance to Miami quarters - Mar 27, 2012
- Bhupathi-Bopanna reach semis at Miami - Mar 28, 2012
- Paes-Stepanek beat Marrero-Verdasco, meet Bryan brothers in semis - Mar 29, 2012
- Bhupathi-Bopanna in Cincinnati tennis quarters - Aug 17, 2012
- Paes-Bhupathi and Bopanna-Qureshi in quarterfinals - Aug 19, 2011
- French Open: Paes on course for his 12th Grand Slam - Jun 03, 2010
- Wimbledon: Bhupathi, Paes in third round mixed doubles - Jun 28, 2011
- Bhupathi-Mirnyi in second round of Paris Masters - Nov 11, 2010
- Paes-Stepanek in finals, Mahesh-Bhupathi out - Mar 30, 2012
- Paes-Stepanek shock Bryan brothers; lift Australian Open men's doubles title (Lead) - Jan 28, 2012
- Bhupathi-Bopanna knocked out of Australian Open (Lead) - Jan 22, 2012
- Good day for Indians in Australian Open - Jan 20, 2012
- Paes pockets 50th doubles title with Miami win - Apr 01, 2012
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