Bhupathi-Henman through to quarters
The Indo-Brit duo advances to the quarterfinals of the Legg Mason Classic with a straight-set win in the first round.sports Updated: Aug 01, 2007 15:11 IST
Mahesh Bhuapthi and his British partner Tim Henman advanced to the quarterfinals of USD 600,000 Legg Mason Classic with a straight-set win in the first round in Washington.
The Indo-British pair got the better of the Korean-American pair of Hyung-Taik Lee and Michael Russell 6-2, 7-5 to enter the last eight stage of the hard court tournament.
Bhupathi and Henman will now take on the Australian-Zimbawean pair of Paul Hanley and Kevin Ullyet.
Meanwhile, the second seeded Indo-Czech pair of Leander Paes and Martin Damm will open their camapign against wildcards Somdev Varman and American John Isner.