TENNIS

Dubai Open: Medvedev, Humbert Advance With Contrasting Wins

Daniil Medvedev and Ugo Humbert set up a Dubai Tennis Championships semi-final against each other following contrasting wins.

Top seeded Russian Medvedev eased to a 6-2 6-3 victory over Spanish eighth seed Alejandro Davidovich Fokina to keep the defence of his title on track.

Frenchman Humbert, seeded fifth, meanwhile, saved three match points in the second set before going on to beat third seed Hubert Hurkacz of Poland.