Qureshi-Bopanna in French Open quarterfinals

Pakistan’s Aisam-ul-Haq and Rohan Bopanna of India Monday stormed into the men’s doubles quarterfinals of the French Open tennis tournament.

The fifth-seeded India-Pakistan pair defeated Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan and Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan 6-3, 7-5.

They now play top seeds Mike and Bob Bryan who overcame a stiff resistance from Russia’s Teymuraz Gabashvili and Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 7-6(6), 7-5.