Giuliana Olmos, moving forward in the doubles tournament
Acapulco, Gro, 28 de febrero.- Mexico has a representative in the semifinals of Abierto Mexicano Telcel presentado por HSBC, Giuliana Olmos and her teammate Desirae Krawczyk advanced to the next round of the tournament.
The Mexican- American team eliminated Laura Pigossi and Yafan Wang, in two sets (6-3, 6-0).
For a ticket in the final, Olmos and Krawczyk, will face Cornelia Lister and Renata Voracova, that in turn, eliminated Tatjana Maria and Christina McHale, with a double 6-4.
In the men doubles, Santi Gonzalez and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi fought until the end, at some point it seemed that Santi and his teammate were getting the ticket to the semifinals, but they were defeated by Marc and Feliciano Lopez.
Gonzalez and Qureshi won the first set, the second set had to be define in tie break, this time Marc and Feli won the set. The final set showed the Spainards quality and skills and they turned around the score.
Marc and Feli, will now face the Zverev brothers, that in turn, eliminated the Brian twins (5-7, 6-4, 10-7)
In other results, Robert Farah and Juan Sebastian Cabal were eliminated by Austin Krajicek and Artem sitak, the score was 7-6(5), 6-4.
Marcel Granollers and Nikola Mektić eliminated Frances Tiafoe and Robert Lindstedt with a doble 6-4.