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Tennis

ATP/WTA

MUTUA MADRID OPEN

At Madrid, Spain

Surface: Clay-Outdoor

Singles

Men

Quarterfinals

Rafael Nadal (5), Spain, def. David Ferrer (4), Spain, 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-0.

Pablo Andujar, Spain, def. Kei Nishikori (14), Japan, 6-3, 7-5.

Tomas Berdych (6), Czech Republic, def. Andy Murray (3), Britain, 7-6 (3), 6-4.

Stanislas Wawrinka (15), Switzerland, def. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (7), France, 6-2, 6-7 (9), 6-4.

Women

Quarterfinals

Serena Williams (1), United States, def. Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain, 6-3, 0-6, 7-5.

Maria Sharapova (2), Russia, def. Kaia Kanepi, Estonia, 6-2, 6-4.

Ana Ivanovic (16), Serbia, def. Angelique Kerber (6), Germany, 6-3, 6-1.

Sara Errani (7), Italy, def. Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, 6-4, 6-3.

Doubles

Men

Quarterfinals

Alexander Peya, Austria, and Bruno Soares (7), Brazil, def. Robert Lindstedt, Sweden, and Daniel Nestor (3), Canada, 6-4, 6-2.

Jeremy Chardy, France, and Lukasz Kubot, Poland, def. Mahesh Bhupathi, India, and Rohan Bopanna (6), India, 6-2, 6-4.

David Marrero and Fernando Verdasco, Spain, def. Max Mirnyi, Belarus, and Horia Tecau (5), Romania, 6-2, 7-6 (3).

Bob and Mike Bryan (1), United States, def. Tommy Haas, Germany, and Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 7-6 (2), 6-3.

Women

Semifinals

Cara Black, Zimbabwe, and Marina Erakovic, New Zealand, def. Silvia Soler-Espinosa, Spain, and Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, 6-1, 6-3.

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