Bucharest, August 12, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency
Romanian tennis pairing Florin Mergea – Horia Tecau will play the Olympic men’s doubles tennis final against Spaniards Marc Lopez and Rafael Nadal.
The 6th seeded Spaniards defeated on Thursday in the semi-finals Canadians Daniel Nestor / Vasek Pospisil 7-6 (1) 7-6 (4), in about two hours of play.
In the first semi-final, No. 5 seeds Mergea — Tecau defeated Americans Steve Johnson / Jack Sock 6-3, 7-5. The Americans will vie for the bronze with Canada’s Nestor / Pospisil on Friday.