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Brits make doubles progress

Jamie Murray and Colin Fleming reached the quarter-finals of the men's doubles event at the Brisbane International with a straight-sets win.

The British duo, seeded second in the tournament, saved six of seven break points faced to beat David Goffin and Gilles Muller 7-6 (7/5) 6-4 in just under 90 minutes.

They will next face the Spanish/Brazilian pairing of Tommy Robredo and Marcelo Melo in the last eight.