Bopanna-Shapovalov pair enters semifinals in Rotterdam


By: PTI | Rotterdam |

Published: February 14, 2020 6:57:11 pm





Rohan Bopanna and his partner Denis Shapovalov advanced to the men’s doubles semifinals of the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament. (Source: Twitter/rohanbopanna)

India’s Rohan Bopanna and his Canadian partner Denis Shapovalov advanced to the men’s doubles semifinals of the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament with an impressive win over fourth seeds Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau in Rotterdam.

The unseeded Indo-Canadian combine beat the Romanian-Dutch pairing of Tecau and Rojer 6-2, 3-6, 10-7 in a quarterfinal played on Thursday.

Bopanna and Shapovalov had a decent first-serve percentage of 67 and won three of the seven break points on offer.

They next meet the winners of the quarterfinal between Henri Kontinen and Jan-Lennard Struff, and, Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski.

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