Tennis: Rome ATP and WTA results - 1st update

Results on the sixth day of the ATP Rome Masters/WTA Rome Open on Friday (x denotes seeding):

Men

Quarter finals

Benoit Paire (FRA) bt Marcel Granollers (ESP) 6-1, 6-0

Rafael Nadal (ESP x5) bt David Ferrer (ESP x4) 6-4, 4-6, 6-2

Tomas Berdych (CZE x6) bt Novak Djokovic (SRB x1) 2-6, 7-5, 6-4

Women

Quarter-finals

Simona Halep (ROM) bt Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 4-6, 6-0, 7-5

Serena Williams (USA x1) bt Carla Suarez Navarro (ESP) 6-2, 6-0

Sara Errani (ITA x7) bt Maria Sharapova (RUS x2) - walkover

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