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<table border="0" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="1" style="margin-right:15px;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:35px;padding-bottom:7px;"> <p> <span style="font-size:small;">By Chris Oddo</span></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <!-- Right Floated Image --><img alt="Tommy Haas" src="http://www.tennisnow.com/Files/haas-chang.aspx" style="float:right;margin:0 15px 15px;" /> <!-- Text Body Starts Here --><span style="margin-top:15px;font-size: small;">(May 2, 2013) -- </span><span style="font-size: small;">World No. 14 <strong><a href="http://www.tennisnow.com/2010_news/shoes_racquet/tommy_haas_tennis.aspx">Tommy Haas</a></strong> reached his 5th ATP quarterfinal of 2013 with an impressive 6-4, 6-7(3), 6-1 victory over <strong>Ernests Gulbis</strong> at the BMW Open in Munich, Germany.<br /> <br /> The 35-year-old, seeded third, saved three of four break points, including two of two in the deciding set.<br /> <br /> <strong>Henley: </strong><a href="http://www.tennisnow.com/News/Featured-News/The-Reality-of-Age-for-Haas,-Hewitt,-and-Russell.aspx">The Reality of Age for Haas, Hewitt, and Russell</a><br /> <br /> &ldquo;Gulbis is a tough player,&rdquo; Haas told ATPWorldTour.com. &ldquo;He&#39;s got the better of me the last couple times in big matches, so I&#39;m happy to have pulled this out in front of a home crowd.&rdquo;<br /> <br /> Haas had lost his last two decisions to the Latvian, with both going the distance. Gulbis took a grueling five-setter from Haas at the 2012 U.S. Open, then defeated him in three sets en route to a title run in Delray Beach this winter.<br /> <br /> Today Haas took 8 of 10 points against Gulbis&#39; second serve to notch two breaks in a third set that he dominated.<br /> <br /> <strong>Oeiras:</strong> <a href="http://www.tennisnow.com/News/With-Hingis-s-Help,-Pavlyuchenkova-into-Oeiras-Sem.aspx">Pavlyuchenkova, With Hingis&#39; Help, Into Semis</a><br /> <br /> Has will lead a quartet of Germans into Friday&#39;s quarterfinal round in Munich.<br /> <br /> <strong><a href="http://www.tennisnow.com/2010_news/shoes_racquet/philipp_kohlschreiber_tennis.aspx">Philipp Kohlschreiber</a></strong>, last year&#39;s defending champion, gained his quarterfinal berth on Wednesday, and will face <strong>Viktor Troicki </strong>for a spot in the semifinals.<br /> <br /> <strong>Daniel Brands</strong>, who defeated <strong>Gael Monfils</strong> 6-3, 3-6, 6-0 today, will face <strong>Janko Tipsarevic</strong>, while <strong>Florian Mayer</strong> will square up against Haas.<br /> <br /> &ldquo;It&#39;s good for the tournament,&rdquo; Haas said. &ldquo;You know there will be one German in the semis. We haven&#39;t played for a while. I&#39;m looking forward to another good, tough match.&rdquo;<br /> <br /> Fifth-seeded <strong>Alexandr Dolgopolov</strong> will face Croatian <strong>Ivan Dodig</strong> in the final quarterfinal.</span><br /> <br /> <table border="0" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="1" style="margin-right:15px;clear:right;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:80px;"> <span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-size: small;"><em>(Photo Credit: Chang Photography)</em></span></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

 

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