Wawrinka prevails in tricky Rotterdam opener

Tennis- Australian Open- Second Round

Tennis- Australian Open- Second Round

"It was hard to play against a good friend and we played some good shots". In the tie-break, Wawrinka stepped inside the baseline to gain the momentum. Stan repelled it with an ace, forcing an error from Benoit to secure the game and reduce the deficit before he broke back in game ten, but only after saving two set points. Stan won the tie break 7-4 following a bad backhand from his rival and this pretty much secured the overall win for him, as Benoit faded from the court in set number two, just like many times before. Raonic had won the last three meetings, including a victory in the second round of this year's Australian Open.

Shapovalov, still looking for his first career championship, will face Stan Wawrinka in the quarterfinals after the Swiss veteran prevented an all-Canadian duel by beating Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6 (4) on Wednesday.

Tsitsipas managed to level the scores but struggled again in the decider and, after saving match points at 4-5, eventually dropped serve to love with a forehand long to give Dzumhur the win.

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Hungary's Marton Fucsovics, the other finalist in Sofia, made his way into the second round with a 7-6 (4), 6-4 win over 2016 Rotterdam champion Martin Klizan.

Former world number three Wawrinka, yet to return to his previous heights after serious knee injuries, staved off three set points before clinching a tie-break and he reeled off six games in succession to complete a 7-6 (7-4) 6-1 triumph.

Frenchman Gael Monfils was the first player into the quarterfinals but had to come back from a set down as he overcame Italy's Andreas Seppi 4-6, 6-1, 6-3.

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