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Somdev progresses to semis of Aptos Challenger

July 17, 2010 16:44 IST

Putting up his one of the best performances in the recent past, Somdev Devvarman entered the singles semifinals of the ATP Challenger event in Aptos, USA after a hard earned win over Alex Bogdanovic.

The second seed Indian beat the seventh seed Briton 7-5, 4-6, 6-0 in the quarter-finals of the $75,000 hard court event.

Somdev will next face American third seed Donald Young, who beat Serbia's Ilija Bozoljac6-3 6-4 in his last-eight stage match.

Somdev had beaten Young last year at the Delray Beach qualifying event.

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