The fifth racket of the world, Austrian tennis player Dominic Thiem, in the third round of the competition Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell defeated Spaniard Jaume Munar, who ranks 57th in the world ranking, – 7/5, 6/1.
For 1 hour 30 minutes of the match Dominic made one ace, five aces and one double mistake. Jaume filed three times right through and realized one break-point, making three double faults.
Score in the personal meetings of opponents was 2-0 in favor of the Austrian. In the quarterfinal of the Barcelona tournament, Thiem will play against either Frenchman Benoit Paire or Argentinean Guido Pella.