“I am pleased with the way I played this match. I think that I acted very confidently. It is pleasant to win in three sets and save my strength,” the ATP press service quoted Gael as saying.
“Of course, the next fight will be tough. Thiem is a terrific player who is in excellent shape and is one of the favorites of the tournament. I definitely won’t be easy, but I play at home and feel good, so anything is possible,” added Monfils.
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