Janowicz powers into Stockholm quarterfinals

by: AP | October 16, 2013

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

TENNIS.com

STOCKHOLM (AP)—Jerzy Janowicz of Poland breezed into the Stockholm Open quarterfinals by beating Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain 6-2, 6-1 on Wednesday.

The Wimbledon semifinalist broke Garcia-Lopez, who struggled with back pains, four times.

Also, sixth-seeded Benoit Paire of France defeated Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain 6-4, 6-4, and Jarkko Nieminen of Finland opened his title bid with a win against Benjamin Becker of Germany 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (3).

Other first-round winners were Fernando Verdasco of Spain, and Kenny De Schepper of France.

 

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

U.S. tops Czech Republic, advances to Fed Cup final

The Americans, reaching the final for the first time in seven years, will play Belarus.

La Decimation: How Rafael Nadal got to 10 titles in Monte Carlo

When it comes to the clay, a consistent approach to the game—and life—sets him apart.

Cirstea angered by Konta reaction; LTA seeks sanctions against Nastase

The Romanian said stopping play wasn't the right call and questioned the Brits' toughness.