Last Updated on February 7, 2019
The 33rd world number one, Frenchman Gael Monfils, beat the representative of Kazakhstan, Mikhail Kukushkin, who occupies the 55th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 7/5, 6/3 in the second round of the tournament in Sofia.
Tennis players spent 1 hour and 16 minutes on the court. During this time, the 32-year-old Monfils fulfilled 15 aces, made a mistake five times in filing and sold four break points, the 31-year-old Kukushkin gave a pass through once, made two double mistakes and made two breaks.
Previously, the score in personal meetings was 1: 1. In the quarter finals of the Sofia Open competition, Monfils will play either with the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas or with the German Jan Lennard Struff.