The 79th World No., Czech tennis player Tomas Berdych, in the semifinals of the Open Sud de France competition, lost to Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert, who occupies 44th place in the world ranking, – 2/6, 5/7.
For 1 hour and 33 minutes of the match, Tomas made two aces and made a mistake five times when serving. Whereas Pierre-Hugues made five aces and three breaks, making three mistakes in serving. Account of personal meetings of opponents became equal – 1: 1.
In the final of the Montpellier tournament, Herbert will play against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga from France.