THAILAND OPEN 2012
Gasquet To Face Giant-Killer Nieminen
by ATP Staff|
Second seed Richard Gasquet reached the semi-finals of the Thailand Open in Bangkok on Friday as he defeated eighth-seeded Australian Bernard Tomic 7-6(5), 6-4. The Frenchman saved the three break points he faced and broke Tomic once as he claimed victory in 89 minutes.
The 26-year-old Gasquet improved to a 35-18 match record on the season as he reached his third ATP World Tour semi-final. The right-hander was runner-up at the Estoril Open (l. to del Potro) and the Rogers Cup in Toronto (l. to Djokovic).