[Yahoo] Ljubicic reaches quartes at Zagreb (AP)

Rusty Backhand
02-02-2006, 08:46 PM
Top-seeded Ivan Ljubicic defeated Kenneth Carlsen 7-6 (5), 6-4 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Zagreb Indoors tournament. Ljubicic is 11-1 this year after winning in Chennai, India, and reaching the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. "It wasn't as easy as it looked," Ljubicic said. "He served well today and the fast surface suited his game.