Kontinen/Roger-Vasselin Blast Into Montpellier SFs
Top seeds Gille and Vliegen advance in Singapore
Top seeds Henri Kontinen and Edouard Roger-Vasselin broke serve once in each set for a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Frenchmen Ugo Humbert and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Thursday for a place in the Open Sud de France semi-finals. Kontinen and Roger-Vasselin, who partnered Ivan Dodig to the 2019 Montpellier doubles title, now challenge Roman Jebavy and Jiri Vesely.
Americans Nathaniel Lammons and Jackson Withrow defeated second seeds Marcelo Arevalo and Matwe Middelkoop 6-4, 7-6(6), having saved three set points at 5-6 in the second set. They now meet Jonathan Erlich and Andrei Vasilevski in the semi-finals.
Gille/Vliegen Reach Singapore Semi-finals
Top-seeded Belgians Sander Gille and Joran Vliegen are closing in on their sixth ATP Tour team final (4-1 record) after beating Indians Purav Raja and Ramkumar Ramanathan 6-4, 7-6(3) for a place in the Singapore Tennis Open semi-finals.
Top Seeds Upset In Cordoba
Brazilians Rafael Matos and Felipe Meligeni Rodrigues Alves eliminated top seeds Austin Krajicek and Franko Skugor 7-6(6), 5-7, 10-2 to reach the semi-finals of the Cordoba Open. Guillermo Duran and Andres Molteni ousted Federico Delbonis and Juan Ignacio Londero 6-7(3), 7-6(3), 12-10 in an all-Argentine battle.