The seventh racket of the world, Japanese tennis player Kei Nishikori, defeated Frenchman Adrian Mannarino in the second round of the competition in Indian-Wells – 6/4, 4/6, 7/6 (4).
For 2 hours and 33 minutes of the match, Kei made three aces and four breaks, making a double mistake when serving. While Adrian once filed through and realized four break points, making four double faults.
Through personal meetings of opponents was 2-0 in favor of the Japanese. In the third round of the BNP Paribas Open tournament, Nishikori will play against Pole Hubert Hurkacz.