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Paes-Hanley advance in Monte Carlo

April 22, 2008 14:18 IST

Leander Paes and Paul Hanley advanced to the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters Series event following a straight sets win in their opening match.

The Indo-Australian pair defeated Argentine duo David Nalbandian and Sebastian Prieto 6-4, 6-3 in the first round of the clay court event in Monaco.

Mahesh Bhupathi and his partner Mark Knowles of Bahamas, seeded fourth, received a bye in the first round and will take on the winner of the Marcelo Melo-Andre Sa vs Richard Gasquet-Janko Tipsarevic match in the second.

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