Zagreb, Croatia (SportsNetwork.com) - Top seed Tommy Haas and three-time champion Marin Cilic were among Friday's quarterfinal winners at the Zagreb Indoors tennis tournament.
Haas topped Russian qualifier Andrey Kuznetsov 7-6 (8-6), 6-4 at Dom Sportova.
The German will next face British lucky loser Daniel Evans, who outlasted Haas' countryman, No. 3 seed Philipp Kohlschreiber, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4.
Cilic, the reigning titlist and fifth seed, converted 4-of-5 break points in a 7-5, 6-4 triumph over fellow Croat Ivan Dodig. Cilic also captured this event in 2009 and 2010, while the fourth-seeded Dodig was the 2011 Zagreb winner.
Up next for Cilic will be Bjorn Phau after the German qualifier bested Israeli Dudi Sela 6-4, 6-3.