Yuki Bhambri and Matthew Ebden of Australia defeated wild card entrants Denis Kudla and Thai-Son Kwiatkowski of the USA 7-6(5), 6-2 in the doubles pre-quarterfinals of the $52,080 Challenger tennis tournament at Orlando.
€132,280 Challenger, Belgrade: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Jonathan Erlich (Isr) & Andrei Vasilevski (Blr) bt Santiago Gonzalez (Mex) & Divij Sharan 6-3, 6-3.
$52,080 Challenger, Orlando: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Matthew Ebden (Aus) & Yuki Bhambri bt Denis Kudla & Thai-Son Kwiatkowski (USA) 7-6(5), 6-2.
€44,820 Challenger, Split, Croatia: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Szymon Walkow & Jan Zielinski (Pol) bt Tristan-Samuel Weissborn (Aut) & Purav Raja 6-3, 6-4.
$15,000 ITF men, Cairo, first round: Sasikumar Mukund bt Kelsey Stevenson (Can) 6-1, 6-2.