Stepanek, Soderling, Mirnyi also win in quarters
MILAN, Italy -- Fifth-seeded Robin Soderling of Sweden advanced to the Milan Indoors semifinals on Friday, defeating Ukrainian qualifier Sergyi Stakhovsky 6-3, 6-2.
No. 2 Ivan Ljubicic of Croatia, fourth-seeded Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic and No. 8 Max Mirnyi of Belarus also reached the semifinals.
Ljubicic struggled in the first set, missing three set points before cruising to a 6-7 (4), 6-0, 6-2 quarterfinal win over No. 7 Karol Beck of Slovakia.
Stepanek overcame ...
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