Zimonjic and Llodra advanced in second round

Top seeds Michael Llodra and Nenad Zimonjic, who have already qualified for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals next month, advanced in the quarter-finals. The French-Serbian pairing defeated Swiss wild cards Michael Lammer and Alexander Sadecky 6-3, 7-6(10).

Llodra and Zimonjic have won eight of the past nine matches, capturing their third team title at the China Open in Beijing and finishing as runners-up at the Shanghai Rolex Masters.

In quarterfinals Zimonjic and Llodra will face American Rodick and Fish who scraped past Lukasz Kubot and Radek Stepanek 6-3, 6-7(5), 11-9 in one hour and 37 minutes at the Swiss Indoors Basel on Monday.