Federer too strong for Phau

Ana Ivanovic continues her surge; Jankovic flawless

Federer too strong for Phau

Federer, who won the tournament in 2008, appeared to be in control of the match but did have to save three break points as he served for the first set.

After receiving a bye in the first round, the win against Phau earned Federer a quarterfinal berth against Frenchman Arnaud Clement on Friday.
Fourth-seed Albert Montanes also booked a quarterfinal spot on Wednesday, beating Spanish compatriot Daniel Gimeno Traver 6-1, 6-2. Pablo Cuevas battled to beat Spain's Marcel Granollers 7-6, 7-6.

Meanwhile, Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi scripted a stunning come-from-behind victory over fourth seeds Colin Fleming and Ken Skupski to book a berth in the doubles quarterfinal of the ATP Estoril Open in Portugal.
The unseeded Indo-Pakistani pair overcame a sluggish start to beat their British opponents 2-6, 6-3, 10-5 in the opening round.
They will next take on the local wild card pair of Pedro Sousa and Leonardo Tavares.
Sousa and Tavares beat Oscar Hernandez of Spain and Russia’s Igor Kunitsyn 6-2, 6-3 in their first round match.

Wozniacki crashes out
Denmark's world number two Caroline Wozniacki, who has been struggling with an ankle problem recently, was thoroughly outfoxed in the red-dirt arts by Spaniard Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez in the Italian Open on Wednesday, crashing out 6-4 6-2.
Twice former champion Jelena Jankovic of Serbia thrashed Belgium's Yanina Wickmayer 6-2, 6-0.  Jankovic's compatriot Ana Ivanovic, who has slipped to 58th in the rankings after being top two years ago, continued her return to form with a 6-1, 7-6 victory over Russian world number six Elena Dementieva.

Ivanovic came into the tournament without a win over a top 10 opponent in 18 months but she has now notched two in as many days after beating Victoria Azarenka on Tuesday.

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