Zimonjic/Matkowski through to Monte Carlo semi-finals

Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia and Marcin Matkowski of Poland advanced to the doubles semi-finals at the ATP Masters in Monte Carlo, after defeating the French-Swiss pair of Benoit Paire/Stanislas Wawrinka in straight sets (6-2, 6-3) on Friday.

Zimonjic and Matkovski will next face the winners of Mike Bryan/Bob Bryan (U.S.) vs. Marcel Granollers/Marc Lopez (Spain) for a spot in the finals.

The prize fund of the tournament in Monte Carlo totals EUR 3.6 million.