The fifth racket of the world, Austrian tennis player Dominic Thiem, in the quarterfinals of the competition Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell defeated Argentinian Guido Pella, who occupies 28th place in the world ranking, – 7/5, 6/2.
For 1 hour and 40 minutes of the match, Dominic made five aces and four breaks, never making a mistake when serving. While Guido thrice thrown through three times and implemented one break point, making three double faults.
Score in the personal meetings of opponents was 3: 2 in favor of the Austrian. In the semifinals of the tournament in Barcelona, Thiem will play against Spaniard Rafael Nadal.