Briton Neal Skupski and Dutch partner Wesley Koolhof have progressed to the quarter-finals of the French Open men’s doubles. In a thrilling third-round match, the top seeds defeated Kazakh Aleksandr Nedovyesov and Mexican Miguel Angel Reyes-Varela 7-5 6-4. Neither Skupski nor Koolfhof have claimed a men’s doubles Grand Slam title yet. However, they are both looking strong ahead of their next match, set to take place soon.
Jamie Murray is also in action with his partner Michael Venus of New Zealand. They will take on third seeds Marcelo Arevalo from El Salvador and Jean-Julien Rojer from the Netherlands later today.
The British-Dutch pairing broke in the penultimate game of their last match, which proved crucial to their victory. It was an intense eight-minute exchange that had fans on the edge of their seats until its conclusion.
More Matches Set for Today
Joe Salisbury is set to play his third-round match with American partner Rajeev Ram against Argentinian pairing Maximo Gonzalez and Andres Molteni who are seeded fourteenth. Skupski will return to court later today with Mexican partner Giuliana Olmos in mixed doubles as well – this time as third seed pair.
They face Indonesian Aldila Sutjiadi and Dutchman Matwe Middelkoop in an exciting second round matchup. Lloyd Glasspool from Britain and American Asia Muhammad will go up against Lyudmyla Kichenok (Ukraine)and Australian Matthew Ebden; this interesting clash promises a great show for viewers all around! Stay tuned for updates regarding these matches!