Berdych 'got lucky' in Tursunov win
Tomas Berdych admitted he got lucky to beat Russia's Dmitry Tursunov 6-4, 4-6, 7-5 yesterday to reach the quarter-final of the World Indoor tournament.
The Czech, runner-up at Wimbledon last year, was pushed hard by Tursunov, who grabbed his one break-point chance of the match to extend the contest into a deciding set. "It was a close match between two players who play their best tennis on this surface and today I was the luckiest one," said the fourth seed Berdych. "Now I will have my first match against [Jo-Wilfried] Tsonga on the tour and I am happy about that but it won't be easy."
The Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis also reached the last eight as he followed his impressive win over Andy Murray on Wednesday with a 7-6 6-3 win over Feliciano Lopez of Spain.
"It was a tricky match after beating Murray yesterday, the conditions on this court were good to Lopez as he always comes in," said Baghdatis.
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