8 May 2013

Erakovic into quarter-finals in Madrid

6:07 am on 8 May 2013

The New Zealand tennis player Marina Erakovic and her Zimbabwean doubles partner Cara Black are through to the quarter finals at the Madrid Open.

Erakovic and Black defeated Serbia's Jelena Jankovic and Croatia's Mirjan Lucie-Baroni 6-3 6-love in the second round.

They are on course to meet the top seeds from Russia in the next round.