ATP Tour

Berdych joins 500 club

2015-02-25 17:41
Tomas Berdych (AFP)

Dubai - Tomas Berdych became the eighth active ATP player to post 500 career wins when he beat Simone Bolelli of Italy 7-6 (7), 5-7, 6-0 at the Dubai Championships on Wednesday.

"It feels great," Berdych said.

"I need to make sure I keep my body fresh so I can make another 500."

Third-seeded Andy Murray also moved into the quarterfinals off of a swift 6-0, 6-2 win over Joao Sousa of Portugal.


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