Castellon Roberto Bautista Agut – Fourth seed – Austrian defeated in straight sets Thiem Dominik Friday at the Open 13 in Marseille classifying semifinals where face Frenchman Gael Monfils (7) also won in straight sets to Italian Simone Bolelli.
The Dubai Duty Free Tennis Czech Karolina Pliskova slowed to Garbiñe Muguruza in three sets and was left out of the final tournament that culminates his female phase to start next week male competition.
Bati ‘beat Dominik Thiem in a tight match where neither could break the other’s serve in the first set and took the tiebreaker after arduous struggle 7-6 (9-7). Already in the second quarter proved to be the decisive Roberto Bautista raised the effectiveness of their service losing just three points with the first three with the second. A ‘break’ would be enough for the final 6-3. Continue reading “ATP Marseille 2015: Bautista Agut semifinals”