India's number two doubles player Divij Sharan along with his Kiwi partner Artem Sitak defeated the Swede-French pair of Andre Goransson and Ugo Humbert 5-7, 6-4, 10-7 to enter the quarter-finals of the Delray Beach Open.
Divij and Artem will meet top-seeded doubles pair Mike Bryan and Bob Bryan of USA on Friday. The Indo Kiwi pair lost a close first set 5-7 on Wednesday, but came back stronger in the second set, winning 75 per cent of their first-serve points.
In the super tiebreaker Divij-Artem closed out the match with a 10-7 win.
"It was indeed a tough match. We came back really well in the second set. Looking forward to the quarter-finals tomorrow," Divij said.
The Bryan brothers sealed their quarter-final spot after their opponents Nick Kyrgios and Jordan Thompson of Australia gave a walkover.
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Updated Date: Feb 20, 2020 15:55:30 IST