Leander Paes in Dubai quarterfinals

Leander Paes and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez were leading in the doubles quarterfinals.

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Leander Paes and Spain's Guillermo Garcia-Lopez were up 7-6(3), 2-4 against  third seeds Daniel Nestor of Canada and Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France in the doubles quarterfinals when rain stopped play in the ATP Tour event in Dubai on Thursday.

Earlier, Leander and Garcia-Lopez sailed past qualifiers James Cerretani of the US and Philipp Oswald of Austria losing just six games.

In the $15,000 ITF Futures in the US, Ramkumar Ramanathan made the singles second round and the doubles semifinals.

The results:


$2,617,160 ATP, Dubai


Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Guillermo Garcia-Lopez (Esp) & Leander Paes bt James Cerretani (US) & Philipp Oswald (Aut) 6-2, 6-4.


$15,000 ITF men, Orlando, US

Singles (first round): Ramkumar Ramanathan bt Hunter Callahan (US) 6-1, 6-2.


Doubles (quarterfinals):
Jaume Pla Malfeito (Esp) & Ramkumar Ramanathan beat Colin Al Tamirano & Gonzales Austin (US) 6-2, 6-3.


$15,000 ITF men, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt


Doubles (quarterfinals): Chandril Sood & Lakshit Sood bt Denys Klok (Ukr) & Rudolf Molleker (Ger) 6-4, 6-2.


$15,000 ITF women, Palmanova, Spain


Singles (quarterfinals): Yuki Kristina Chiang (US) bt Snehadevi Reddy 6-0, 6-2.

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