Grigor Dimitrov qualifies for quarterfinals at Toronto tennis tournament

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By outlasting American Frances Tiafoe 7-6 (1), 3-6, 7-6 (4) in a match from the fourth round of the Masters Tournament in Toronto, Bulgaria’s fifth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov qualified for the quarterfinals. Dimitrov's next rival will be South African Kevin Anderson.

Earlier in the Toronto couples race, Grigor Dimitrov and David Goffin (Belgium) defeated French Jeremy Chardy and Lucas Pouille 7-6 (5), 6-4. In the second round Dimitrov and Goffin will play against Austrian Oliver Marach and Mate Pavić (Croatia).

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