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Richard Gasquet Beats Marco Cecchinato in Dubai Championships for 550th Win

Richard Gasquet (Photograph Credit score: Reuters)

Richard Gasquet defeated Marco Cecchinato 6-4, 6-2 within the first spherical of the Dubai Championships for his 550th profession victory.

Richard Gasquet defeated Marco Cecchinato 6-4, 6-2 within the first spherical of the Dubai Championships for his 550th profession victory on Monday. The 34-year-old Gasquet saved the one break level he confronted and transformed three of his personal to turn out to be simply the sixth lively participant to achieve the 550 mark. He’ll go for his 551st towards Hubert Hurkacz for a spot within the third spherical.

French compatriot Jeremy Chardy recovered from a set all the way down to upset the ninth-seeded Alex de Minaur 2-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Marton Fucsovics additionally needed to rally to beat Canadas Vasek Pospisil 2-6, 7-5, 6-4. The Hungarian participant will play the sixth-seeded Pablo Carreno Busta subsequent.

German participant Jan-Lennard Struff defeated Mikhail Kukushkin 6-3, 6-2 for a second-round match towards the third-seeded Denis Shapovalov.

Qualifiers Lloyd Harris and Emil Ruusuvuori additionally progressed. Harris reward for beating Christopher OConnell 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-1 is a match towards high seed Dominic Thiem, and Ruusuvuori defeated Jordan Thompson 6-3, 7-6 (5) for a gathering with the second-seeded Andrey Rublev.

Bernabe Zapata Miralles of Spain beat John Millman 6-4, 6-4, whereas there have been additionally wins for Alejandro Davidovich Fokina and Aljaz Bedene.

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