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Djokovic routs Seppi, remains unbeaten

LU CRASHES OUT:While the world No. 1 powered into the semi-finals in Dubai, Taiwan’s Lu Yen-hsun exited to Kevin Anderson in the second round in Delray Beach

AP, DUBAI, United Arab Emirates

Second seed Tommy Haas of Germany moved into the quarter-finals with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan.

Haas never faced a break point against serve in the 67-minute match against the world No .42 Istomin.

Taiwan’s Lu Yen-hsun crashed out after a 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 loss to Kevin Anderson of South Africa.

In other matches, qualifier Daniel Munoz-De La Nava of Spain upset eighth-seeded Xavier Malisse, a former two-time Delray champion, 7-6 (7/3), 3-6, 6-3; Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania defeated wild-card Jack Sock of the US 3-6, 6-4, 6-1; Eduoard Roger-Vasselin of France beat Ivo Karlovic of Croatia 6-4, 7-5; and Ivan Dodig of Croatia beat Evgeny Donskoy of Russia 6-3, 7-5.

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