Peers perfect in London with Kontinen
John Peers and Henri Kontinen will face the Bryan Brothers in the semifinals in London after going 3-0 in the round-robin stage of the World Tour Finals.
John Peers and Henri Kontinen have compiled a perfect 3-0 round-robin record at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Peers and Kontinen beat top-ranked French pair Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-7(5) 6-4 [10-4] on Friday in London.
The win sees the Aussie and Finn top their round-robin group, and advance to a semifinal meeting with American legends Bob and Mike Bryan.
The Frenchman, having gone 0-3 in London, relinquished their No.1 team ranking to Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares.
“Three wins from three matches The O2. Couldn’t be happier with our group standings,” Peers tweeted after the pair’s latest victory.