The 27th racket of the world, Frenchman Gilles Simon, beat Argentinian Guido Andreozzi, who occupies the 90th line of the ATP ranking, with a score of 6/2, 6/2 in the second round of the tournament in Marrakesh.
The match lasted 1 hour and 16 minutes. During this time, 34-year-old Simon never gave a pass through, made two double mistakes and made five breaks, and 27-year-old Andreozzi performed one ace, made a mistake twice when serving and realized one break point.
This was the first official meeting of athletes. In the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II competition, Simon will fight Japanese Taro Daniel.