Fifth seed Tomas Berdych rounded out the day’s action with a 7-5, 6-4 victory over Dmitry Tursunov. Berdych rallied from a break down in both sets before claiming victory in one hour and 41 minutes.
Berdych has reached the semi-finals or better in four of his six tournaments this season, going on to lift his ninth ATP World Tour title in Rotterdam (d. Cilic). The Czech has reached the semi-finals in Monte-Carlo twice before, falling to Nadal in 2007 and Djokovic in 2012.
Enjoy 20 combo-images from Livestream - Tomas Berdych def. Dmitry Tursunov
Tomas parents, girlfriend Ester, physio Sergio Ferraz, coach Tomas Krupa watch him play against Dmitry Tursunov
Chair umpire is Gianluca Moscarella of Italy
Dmitry Tursunov in action against Tomas Berdych
some issues with the net during the match
Tomas waves to the crowd after victory over Tursunov