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Paes-Begemann roll into St.Petersburg semis

Updated: Sep 23, 2016 13:30 IST

St.Petersburg [Florida], Sept.22 (ANI):Indian tennis ace Leander Paes and his German partner Andre Begemann have stormed into the semi-finals of the St.Petersburg Open after clinching a straight-sets victory in the men's doubles event on Friday.

The Indo-German pair booked their place in the last four after sweeping aside the Indian duo of Purav Raja and Divij Sharan 6-3, 7-5 in a one-sided quarter-final contest.

Peas and Begemann will now face the winner of the match between Mikhail Elgin-Alexander Kudryavtsev and Marcin Matkowski-Nenad Zimonjic for a place in the summit showdown. (ANI)