The 17th racket of the world, Frenchman Lucas Puille , lost to Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis, occupying the 128th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 6/7 (2), 7/6 (3), 4/6 in the second round of the Montpellier tournament.
Tennis players spent on the court 2 hours and 40 minutes. During this time, the 24-year-old Puille completed nine aces, made a mistake seven times in filing and realized four break points, and the 33-year-old Baghdatis filed 12 times, made seven double mistakes and made five breaks.
Previously, the score in personal meetings was 2-0 in favor of the Frenchman. In the quarterfinal of the Open Sud de France competition, Bagdatis will fight with Moldovan Radu Albot.