Robredo lands in Rio QFs

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ( - Fourth seed Tommy Robredo was an easy second-round winner Wednesday at the inaugural $1.3 million Rio Open, which is part of the ATP World Tour's 'Golden Swing' through Latin America.

The former top-10 star Robredo whipped Serb Dusan Lajovic 6-2, 6-1 on the red clay at Jockey Club Brasileiro.

Meanwhile, eighth-seeded Spaniard Pablo Andujar received a walkover into the quarters when Slovak Martin Klizan pulled out of their scheduled second-round match on Day 3.