Lindstedt/Struff Move Into Metz Final
Robert Lindstedt and Jan-Lennard Struff scored their second upset of the week at the Moselle Open in Metz, advancing to the doubles final on Friday with a 6-4, 7-6(2) victory over fourth seeds Santiago Gonzalez/Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi.
The unseeded pair only lost five points on serve in the second set (28/33) en route to prevailing in one hour and 26 minutes. Lindstedt seeks his first ATP Tour doubles title of the season, while Struff started his year with a title in Auckland alongside Ben McLachlan (d. Klaasen/Venus).
Awaiting Lindstedt/Struff in the championship match are top seeds Nicolas Mahut/Edouard Roger-Vasselin or Sander Arends/David Pel.