Simon into Bucharest QFs, Fognini beats Baghdatis

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First seed Gilles Simon of France won his second round match at the Nastase Tiriac Tennis Trophy in Bucharest as he defeated Dudi Sela of Israel 6-4  6-2.

The two times Bucharest champion Simon (2007, 2008) will next play Polish 7th seed Lukasz Kubot, who beat Romanian wild card holder Marius Copil 6-3  6-3.

Italy’s Fabio Fognini upset the 5th seed Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus after he eliminated him in straight sets 7-5  7-6 (4).

Fognini will next face Italy’s Andreas Seppi, who dismissed German Cedric-Marcel Stebe 6-2  6-3.

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