Zimonjic, Nestor reach quarterfinals in Cincinnati

Serbia’s Nenad Zimonjic and Daniel Nestor of Canada reached the men’s doubles quarter-finals at the Cincinnati ATP Masters 1000 tournament early Thursday by beating the Spanish-Colombian pair of Guillermo Garcia-Lopez and Santiago Giraldo 6-3, 6-2 in just 44 minutes.

In a bid to reach the semi-finals, they will face France’s Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin, who beat the Colombian-Spanish pair of Juan Sebastian Cabal and Tommy Robredo 1-6, 6-4, 10-7.

The winners of the doubles tournament will take 1000 ATP points and USD 197,830 of the total USD 4,017,355 prize money.