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SportsFelix Auger-Aliassime knocks off Dimitrov in Queen's Club opener

19:16  20 june  2019
19:16  20 june  2019 Source:   msn.com

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Félix Auger - Aliassime (French pronunciation: [feliks oʒe aljasim]; born August 8, 2000) is a Canadian professional tennis player. He reached a career high ATP singles ranking of No. 21 on June 10

#NextGenATP Canadian Felix Auger - Aliassime became the youngest Miami semi-finalist in the Auger - Aliassime was already the youngest quarter-finalist in Miami history since Andy Roddick, 18 The two exchanged baseline rallies throughout the opener , with Auger - Aliassime often taking charge.

Felix Auger-Aliassime knocks off Dimitrov in Queen's Club opener © Thomson Reuters Tennis - ATP 500 - Fever-Tree Championships - The Queen's Club, London, Britain - June 20, 2019 Canada's Felix Auger Aliassime in action during his first round match against Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Action Images via Reuters/Tony O'Brien LONDON — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime continued his strong start to the grass-court season with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov in the first round of the Queen's Club tournament on Thursday.

The No. 8 seed from Montreal had 15 aces (Dimitrov had six) and won 85 per cent of his points on first serve.

Auger-Aliassime, 18, is coming off a run to the final at the Stuttgart Open, the first grass-court tournament of the season.

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime upsets top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime upsets top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas LONDON — Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime has recorded one of the biggest wins of his career. The No. 8 seed from Montreal upset top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 7-5, 6-2 in the quarterfinals of the Queen's Club grass-court tournament on Friday. Tsitsipas, ranked sixth in the world, marks the highest-ranked player the 21st-ranked Auger-Aliassime has beaten in his career. Auger-Aliassime, 18, also beat Tsitsipas in Indian Wells, Calif., earlier this year when the latter player was ranked 10th. Auger-Aliassime will face the winner of a quarterfinal between No. 6 seed Milos Raonic of Thornhill, Ont., and Spain's Feliciano Lopez.

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The win over world No. 45 Dimitrov looks good on the Canadian's resume. Dimitrov reached a career-high of No. 3 in November 2017.

Because of rain earlier in the week, Auger-Aliassime was scheduled to be back on the court later Thursday for a second-round match against Australia's Nick Kyrgios.

No. 6 seed Milos Raonic of Thornhill, Ont., also was slated for a second-round match later Thursday against qualifier Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia.

The Canadian Press

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