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Paes-Lipsky move to Bordeaux Challenger quarters

May 16, 2017 23:23 IST

Veteran Indian star Leander Paes and Scott Lipsky of USA moved into the quarter-finals of the Bordeaux Challenger tennis tournament with straight sets win over local pair of Mathias Bourgue and Gregoire Barrere, in Bordeaux, France, on Tuesday.

Leander PaesThe second-seeded Indo-American duo defeated unseeded Bourgue-Barrere 6-2, 7-5 in their first round encounter to sail through to the last eight.

Paes and Lipsky will now face the winner of the all-French clash between Laurent Lokoli and Javier Maxime and Tristan Lamasine and Jonathan Eysseric.

Image: Leander Paes 

Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

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