Paes-Hanley pair to face Bhupathi-Knowles in q-finals

April 1st, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by admin  


New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Fourth seed pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Marl Knowles won their second round match to set up a quarter finals clash with eighth seed Leander Peas and Australian Paul Hanley in $3.77 million Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament at Miami, Florida. Bhupathi and his Bahamas partner came back from a set down to beat Russian Igor Andreev and Xavier Malisse of Belgium 2-6, 6-2 (10-5) here Monday.

In another closely fought encounter, Paul and Hanley defeated German Cristopher Kas and Rogier Wassen of Netherlands 6-4,4-6 (10-7).

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