Agence France-PresseSeptember 25, 2013 10:34
Spain's Nicolas Almagro and Vasek Pospisil of Canada on Wednesday became the latest seeds to exit the Malaysian Open, but there was no such trouble for world number four David Ferrer.
The Spaniard, the top seed in Kuala Lumpur, swatted aside Matteo Viola of Italy 6-2, 6-3 in 73 minutes to book his ticket to the final eight.
"It wasn't as easy as the scores suggest. It's just that Viola was a little nervous and made a couple of mistakes in the first set," said Ferrer.
"But credit to him, he came back in the second and played some good rallies.