Tomas Berdych ousts Gael Monfils to reach Rotterdam semis
Tomas Berdych ousts Gael Monfils to reach Rotterdam semis

Tomas Berdych shrugged off the effects of a fall on his wrist to defeat Gael Monfils 6-1, 6-4 on Friday for a place in the semi-finals of the ATP Rotterdam World Tennis event.

Gilles Simon slams compatriot Jeremy Chardy, into ATP Rotterdam last eight
Gilles Simon slams compatriot Jeremy Chardy, into ATP Rotterdam last eight

Gilles Simon needed just 67 minutes to move into the ATP Rotterdam World Tennis quarter-finals with a 6-4, 6-3 defeat of fellow Frenchman Jeremy Chardy on Thursday.

Differing fortunes for Rotterdam seeds

The seeds in action at the Rotterdam World Tennis on Thursday suffered differing fortunes, with two going through and two going out.