Offbeat Tennis - ATP - Umag: Gasquet will see the quarter-finals

20:25  21 july  2021
20:25  21 july  2021 Source:   sport365.fr

Gasquet In the last square

 Gasquet In the last square © provided by Sports.co.uk Tennis - ATP - Umag: Gasquet Dommhur and joins the semi-finals Richard Gasquet traces its route to Umag. Series head number 4 in Croatia, the French beat this Friday Damir Dzumhur (6-3, 7-6) and therefore qualifies for the semi-finals of the tournament. As he had to save a first entrance break ball, the one who is currently at the 59th place at ATP then took the service of his opponent to run in the lead.

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Series header number 4 in Umag, Richard Gasquet qualified for the quarterfinals at the expense of Alessandro Giannesi.

for the third time of the season, Richard Gasquet will be in the quarterfinals of an ATP tournament on clay. Indeed, after Lyon and Parma upstream of Roland-Garros, it is in Umag that the Biterrois has reached this level of the competition. For this, the world's 59th player had to get rid of two rounds of Alessandro Giannesi. A meeting that, from the first moments, was hung. Indeed, both French and Italian have gave up at the service, with no ball of break to report from the entire first round before a conclusion at the decisive game. winning four consecutive points, two on the commitment of his opponent, Richard Gasquet took the ascendant but had to wait for his second set ball to conclude. The number 4 series head has not stopped in so good path. At his first bream ball of the match, the Biterrois took the service of his opponent to lead three games to one and even missed two opportunities to increase his advantage. But that did not prove necessary against an opponent who never knew how to find the solution on the service of the tricolor. Richard Gasquet ended the suspense at his first match bullet (7-6, 6-4 in 1h53 '). Marco Cecchinato or Damir Dzumhur will face him at the gates of the last square. UMAG (Croatia, ATP 250, Land, 481 270 €) Holding Title (in 2019): Dusan Lajovic (SER) Final Numins Ramos-Vinolas (ESP, N ° 1) - Ajdukovic (Cro, WC, WC ) Taberner (ESP) - Travaglia (ITA) Krajinovic (SER, N ° 3) - Albot (Mol) Martin (SLQ) - Alcaraz (ESP, N ° 7) Cecchinato (ITA) - Dzumhur (Bos) Gasquet (FRA, N ° 4) BAT Giannesi (ITA, Q): 7-6 (4), 6-4 MAGENT (ITA, N ° 8) - Altmaier (ALL, Q) ZAPATA MIRALLES (ESP) - Lajovic (SER, N ° 2) 1st round Ramos-Vinolas (ESP, N ° 1) - Bye Ajdukovic (Cro, WC) Bat Collarini (Arg, Q): 6-3, 6-2 Taberner (ESP) BAT Serdarusic (CRO, WC): 6-2, 6-2 Travaglia (ITA) Bat Munar (ESP, N ° 6): 6-3, 7-6 (1) Krajinovic (SER, N ° 3) - Bye Albot (Mol) Bat Rune (Dan, WC): 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 Martin (SLQ) Bat Olivo (Arg, LL): 1-6, 6-2, 7- 6 (1) Alcaraz (ESP, N ° 7) BAT Pugle (FRA) : 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 Cecchinato (ITA) BAT BEDENE (SLO, N ° 5): 6 -1, 6-4 dzumhur (Bos) Bat Horansky (SLQ, Q) : 6-4, 6-3 Giannesi (ITA, Q) Bat Veley (RTC): 7-6 (4), 7-5 Gasquet (FRA, N ° 4) - Bye MAGENT (ITA, N ° 8) BAT MARTINEZ (ESP): 0-6, 6-3, 6-3 Altmaier (ALL, Q) BAT MOUETET (FRA) : 5-7, 6-1 Abandon ZAPATA MIRALLES (ESP ) Bat Cuevas (URU): 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 lajovic (SER, N ° 2) - Bye

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