Zimonjic and Nestor through to Monte Carlo semis

Serbian tennis player Nenad Zimonjic and Canada’s Daniel Nestor reached the doubles semifinals at the Monte Carlo Masters, after defeating Romain Arneodo and Balleret Benjamin of Monaco 6-4, 6-3 on Friday.

Zimonjic and Nestor have been seeded fifth, and in the semifinals they will take on the winner of the match between Bob/Mike Bryan (the U.S.) and Julien Benneteau /Roger Vasselin (France).

The Serbian tennis player is defending the title that he claimed last year with Benneteau.