Tennis News Stefanos Tsitsipas to clash with Nick Kargios in Halle
Tennis News Stefanos Tsitsipas will clash with Nick Kyrgios at the Halle Open Germany 2022. After a hard fight against Benjamin Bonzi. Second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Benjamin Bonzi in three sets 7-6 (1), 1-6, 6-3. In the first round of the Halle Open on Tuesday when Felix Auger-Aliassime and Nick Kyrgios. Tsitsipas reached the quarter-finals in Stuttgart last week before a shock loss to veteran Andy Murray. In this match, he had to fight hard to beat 52 ATP ranking Benjamin Bonzi in 1 hour 55 minutes. This match is also to take his tour-leading record to 36 wins in 2022. Tsitsipas is eyeing his second title of the year and his first on grass.
The Greek player will next face Nick Kyrgios, a wild card Australian who beat Daniel Altmaier in straight sets 6-3, 7-5. Kyrgios played for the first time since he complained of racist abuse from the audience. This happened when he lost to Murray last week in the semi-finals of Stuttgart, Spain. Meanwhile, fourth seed Auger-Aliassime beat Marcos Giron in three sets, 6-3, 5-7, 6-3. In his second-round match, he will meet sixth seed Pablo Carreno Busta, who beat Danish teenager Holger Rune on Monday.
Other Match Results In Halle
Sebastian Korda beat Cristian Garin in two sets, 6-2, 6-3. However, compatriot Maxime Cressy lost 3 sets 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 to fifth seed Hubert Hurkacz. Additionally, eighth seed Karen Khachanov won 6-7 (4), 6-1, 6-2 against fellow Russian Aslan Karatsev, and Dutch qualifier Tallon Griekspoor won 7-6 (10), 6-3 over Alex Molcan. . Roberto Bautista Agut, the seventh seed, was leading 6-2, 3-0 against Marton Fucsovics as the Hungarian pulled out of the match.
The Halle Open is a men’s tennis tournament held in Halle, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Held since 1993, the event is played on four open grass courts and is part of the ATP Tour 500 series on the ATP Tour schedule. The Halle Open is being held at the same time as the Queens Club Championships and is seen as the main warm-up tournament for the Wimbledon Grand Slam tournament and on grass, which starts towards the end of June. The event was upgraded in 2015 from a 250 series to a 500 series tournament.
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