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Dodig beats Dolgopolov to reach Munich semifinal

Friday - 5/3/2013, 11:10am  ET

MUNICH (AP) -- Ivan Dodig of Croatia continued his upset run, downing fifth-seeded Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-4, 6-4 to reach the semifinals of the BMW Open.

It was the third straight-sets victory of the week for Dodig, who beat Russian two-time champion Nikolay Davydenko in the first round, and second-seeded Marin Cilic on Wednesday.

The 56th-ranked Dodig will face third-seeded Tommy Haas, who defeated fellow German Florian Mayer 6-4, 6-1.

Haas, a finalist in 2000, is bidding to win the title for the first time in his 10th appearance.


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