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Paris Masters: Bopanna-Qureshi reach quarters

Last updated on: November 10, 2011 21:51 IST

India's Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi notched up a straight-set victory over Britain's Colin Fleming and Jamie Murray to reach the quarterfinals of the ATP Paris Masters.

The Indo-Pak pair beat Fleming and Murray 6-4, 6-3 in the prequarters.

Bopanna-Qureshi, who got a bye in the opening round, will next face the winners of the match between Michael Llodra-Nenad Zimonic and Eric Butorac-Julien Jean.

The seventh seeded Bopanna-Qureshi pair saved two out of the third break points and also committed just three double faults compared to their rivals' six.

Ace Indian pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes had crashed out of the tournament.

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