The 115th racket of the world, Russian tennis player Andrey Rublev, in the quarterfinals of the Open 13 competitions lost to the representative of Kazakhstan, Mikhail Kukushkin, who occupies the 50th place in the world ranking, – 4/6, 1/6.
For 1 hour 5 minutes of the match, Andrey made five aces and one break, making a mistake when serving once. While Mikhail five times filed through and implemented four break points, not allowing double mistakes.
Through personal encounters of opponents was 3: 1 in favor of Kukushkin. In the semifinals of the tournament in Marseilles, Mikhail will play either with the German Matthias Bachinger or with the Frenchman Ugo Humbert.