The 20th racket of the world, Canadian Denis Shapovalov, in three sets lost to the German Jan-Lennard Struff, occupying the 44th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 7/5, 3/6, 1/6 at the start of the “Masters” in Monte-Carlo .
The match lasted 1 hour 58 minutes. During this time, the 20-year-old Shapovalov performed one ace, made a mistake ten times when serving and sold three break points, and the 28-year-old Struff filed four times, made four double mistakes and made six breaks.
Now the score in personal meetings was 1: 1. In the second round of the tournament Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters Struff will fight with the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov.