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Roger-Vasselin back in the semi-finals!

Six years after his lost semi-final with Julien Benneteau, Edouard Roger-Vasselin is back in the last four of the Masters doubles. The French and his Austrian partner Jurgen Melzer took advantage of the retirement of the Granollers-Zeballos pair on Friday in London.

TENNIS – ATP / DOUBLE MASTERS
From November 15 to 22 at the O2 Arena in London
Title holders: Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut (FRA)

HEN PHASE
Bob Bryan Group
1- Edouard Roger-Vasselin / Jurgen Melzer (FRA – AUT, n ° 7), 2 wins, 1 loss, 4 sets won, 3 sets lost >>> Qualified
2- Marcel Granollers / Horacio Zeballos (ESP – ARG, n ° 4), 2 wins, 1 loss, 4 sets won, 2 sets lost >>> Qualified

3- Mate Pavic / Bruno Soares (CRO – BRE, n ° 1), 2 wins, 1 loss, 5 sets won, 4 sets lost >>> Eliminated
4- John Peers / Michael Venus (AUS – NZL, n ° 6), 0 wins, 3 losses, 2 sets won, 6 sets lost >>> Eliminated

Friday November 20
Mate Pavic / Bruno Soares (CRO – BRE, n ° 1) beat John Peers / Michael Venus (AUS – NZL, n ° 6): 6-7 (2), 6-3, 10-8
Edouard Roger-Vasselin / Jurgen Melzer (FRA – AUT, n ° 7) beat Marcel Granollers / Horacio Zeballos (ESP – ARG, n ° 4): 6-6 (1-0), retirement

Saturday, November 21 – Semi-finals
Wesley Koolhof / Nikola Mektic (PBS – CRO, n ° 5) – Marcel Granollers / Horacio Zeballos (ESP – ARG, n ° 4)
Rajeev Ram / Joe Salisbury (USA – GBR, n ° 2) – Edouard Roger-Vasselin / Jurgen Melzer (FRA – AUT, n ° 7)