Wins for Tomic and Matosevic

Bernard Tomic
Bernard Tomic Getty Images / Ryan Pierse

BERNARD Tomic and Marinko Matosevic have both won their way into the BMW Open quarter-finals in Munich.

The victories marked the first time since 1996 that at least two Australians have reached the last eight of an ATP World Tour clay-court event.

Tomic beat Italian Potito Starace 6-1 6-7 (4) 6-3 while Matosevic downed Colombian qualifier Robert Farah 6-1 6-7 (2) 6-2.

Spaniard Feliciano Lopez awaits Tomic while Matosevic will take on German Philipp Kohlschreiber.

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