ZIMONJIC, STEPANEK LOST AFTER FOUR UNUSED MATCH BALLS

Nenad Zimonjic and Radek Stepanek were defeated at the start of the tournament in Halle.

Misha and Alexander Zverev, who received a special invitation of the organizers defeated the Serbian-Czech doubles with score 2:1 in sets 7:6, 4:6, 19:17.

The third set that is resolved in super tie-break lasted less than 26 minutes, Zimonjic and Stepanek missed four match points.