Khabibulin T./Manafov V. - Martin A./Podlipnik-Castillo H.
Andrej Martin and Hans Podlipnik-Castillo will play against Timur Khabibulin and Vladyslav Manafov in the quarter-finals of the challenger in Almaty.
This will be the first match between these two doubles.
Khabibulin plays at home but will not have much chance in this match, he and Manafov are not in any better shape than Martin and Podlipnik, they had problems already in the first round of this tournament, they won after three sets, the opponents in that match were nothing better than Martin and Podlipnik, so Khabibulin and Manfov will be waiting for a lot of problems in this match.
Martin and Podlipnik were more secure in the first round of this tournament, they won 2: 0, the two are the fourth favorites in this tournament, Podlipnik is an experienced doubles player in such tournaments,play only doubles in this tournament, Martin will also play single before this match,he is a big favorite in that match, and we should expect to win after two sets in that match, so he should be completely ready for this match.
*Odds are correct at the time of publishing and subject of change.
Match start: 06.06. 10:00h