|Posted on October 6, 2011 at 11:50 AM|
Order of Play - Thursday, 6 October 2011
COURT 3 - Starting At: 12:30 pm
Raquel KOPS-JONES/Abigail SPEARS (USA) vs Liezel HUBER/Lisa RAYMOND (USA)
Not Before 2:00 PM
Robert LINDSTEDT (SWE)/Horia TECAU (ROU) vs Max MIRNYI (BLR)/Daniel NESTOR (CAN)
Bob BRYAN/Mike BRYAN (USA) vs Tomas BERDYCH (CZE)/Florian MAYER (GER)
Michael LLODRA (FRA)/Nenad ZIMONJIC (SRB) vs Marcel GRANOLLERS (ESP)/Oliver MARACH (AUT)
Marin CILIC/Ivan LJUBICIC (CRO) vs Mahesh BHUPATHI/Leander PAES (IND)
... and now focus on Singles QF
ATP NEWS - October 6 , 2011
Top seeds Bob and Mike Bryan required just 54 minutes to beat Tomas Berdych and Florian Mayer 6-0, 6-3 on Thursday at the China Open in Beijing, where they are bidding to lift their 75th tour-level trophy and seventh of the year. The American twins have a 49-11 match record on the season.
The Bryans will challenge third seeds Michael Llodra and Nenad Zimonjic in the semi-finals, after the French-Serbian team won 72 per cent of their service points to beat Marcel Granollers and Oliver Marach 6-1, 6-4 in 63 minutes.
Florian Mayer serves as Tomas Berdych looks on during their men's doubles quarter-final match against Bob and Mike Bryan at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing, on Thursday, October 6, 2011.
The Bryans of the United States shake hands with Florian Mayer and Tomas Berdych after their men's doubles quarter-final match at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing, on Thursday, October 6, 2011.