Bopanna-Aisam crash out at Farmers Classic

Los Angeles: Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi crashed out of the ATP Farmers Classic tournament, following a straight-set defeat against top seeds Mike and Bob Bryan.

The fourth seed Indian pair lost 2-6, 4-6 to the Americans in the semifinals of the USD 619,500 hard court event.

Bopanna and Aisam earned 90 ranking points each and split USD 9,650 as prize money for their effort.

Bopanna and Aisam will not travel to Washingtion DC where they will compete in the Legg Mason Tennis Classic which has a very strong field.

There first round opponents in the USD 1,165,500 hard court event are Martin Damm of Czech Republic and Austria’s Oliver Marach.