US Open: Horia Tecau reaches semi-finals in doubles and mixed doubles events
Romanian tennis player Horia Tecau has reaches the semi-finals in doubles and in mixed doubles events at US Open.
The pair Horia Tecau/Jean-Julien Rojer (Romania/Netherlands) defeated Jamie Murray (Britain)/Bruno Soares (Brazil) 6-1, 6-2 in the doubles quarter-finals in 62 minutes. In the next round the pair will face main favourites Henri Kontinen (Finland)/John Peers (Australia).
For the performance so far, Tecau and Rojer will collect 720 ATP points and a cheque for USD 160,000.
Tecau has also qualified in the semi-finals of the mixed doubles in pair with CoCo Vandeweghe (US) after defeating Bruno Soares (Brazil)/Timea Babos (Hungary) 4-6, 6-1, 10-8 in one hour and 6 minutes, winning a cheque for USD 30,000.
In the next round Tecau/Vandeweghe will face main favourites Martina Hingis (Switzerland)/Jamie Murray (Britain).