Fish, Haas to meet in Citi Open semifinals
WASHINGTON (AP) — Good friends Mardy Fish and Tommy Haas set up a semifinal showdown in the Citi Open.
The top-seeded Fish beat Xavier Malisse 6-3, 6-4 on Friday, and the fourth-seeded Haas routed Tobias Kamke 6-1, 6-2. The German is 3-1 against Fish.
Eighth-seeded Sam Querrey beat third-seeded Kevin Anderson 6-4, 6-4 in another quarterfinal. Second-seeded Alexandr Dolgopolov faced James Blake later Friday.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova advanced to the women's final with a 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 victory over Vania King. Sloane Stephens faced Magdalena Rybarikova in the other semifinal.