Pella/Schwartzman Beat Rojer/Tecau To Reach Roland Garros Semi-finals
Third seeds Cabal/Farah advance to last four for second time
Argentines Guido Pella and Diego Schwartzman proved to be too strong on serve for Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau, beating the No. 10 seeds 6-4, 6-4 in 82 minutes on Monday for a place in the Roland Garros semi-finals.
Pella and Schwartzman won five straight games from 3-4 in the first set to 2-0 in the second set against the 2015 semi-finalists. They will now challenge Serbians Dusan Lajovic and Janko Tipsarevic or Germans Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies.
The third seeds swept past Mikhail Kukushkin and Joran Vliegen 6-2, 6-2 in 61 minutes for a place in the semi-finals, where they will meet 11th seeds Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury or Frenchmen Jeremy Chardy and Fabrice Martin.