ATP Tour

Berdych powers into Dubai quarter-final

Tomas Berdych (AFP)
Tomas Berdych (AFP)

Dubai - Tomas Berdych advanced to his fourth quarterfinal of the season by beating Italian qualifier Thomas Fabbiano 6-2, 6-2 at the Dubai Championships on Wednesday.

Berdych, a two-time Dubai finalist, holds a 22-4 win-loss record at the tournament. He's reached at least the semi-finals in four of the last five years.

The fourth-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain pummelled Hyeon Chung of South Korea 6-0, 6-1 to reach his fifth quarter-final of the year.

The 18th-ranked Bautista Agut has won two of his four career titles this year at Auckland, New Zealand, and Sofia, Bulgaria.

The sixth-seeded Feliciano Lopez of Spain and eighth-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany also advanced to the quarter-finals.

loading... Live
England 0
Pakistan 139/2 (49 ov)
loading... Live
England 0
Pakistan 139/2 (49 ov)
Voting Booth
What is your favourite sport to watch on TV?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Rugby
44% - 5635 votes
Cricket
11% - 1399 votes
Football
19% - 2349 votes
Athletics
2% - 286 votes
Boxing
1% - 111 votes
Cycling
2% - 284 votes
Golf
5% - 623 votes
Motorsport
8% - 1002 votes
Tennis
3% - 395 votes
Water sports
1% - 111 votes
American sports
1% - 123 votes
MMA / WWE / UFC
3% - 363 votes
Vote