Zimonjic and Nestor through to Italian Open quarterfinal

Serbian tennis player Nenad Zimonjic and Canada’s Daniel Nestor qualified for the Madrid Masters quarterfinal for men doubles as they defeated South African Kevin Anderson and Austrian Jurgen Melzer 2 sets to 1 (3:6, 7:6, 14:12).

In the fight for the semifinal, Zimonjic and Nestor will cross rackets with Spanish double Marrero/Verdasco.

The prize fund of the Italian Open totals EUR 2.8 million.