The 22nd world number one, Georgian tennis player Nikoloz Basilashvili, in the first round of the Sofia Open competition, lost to Daniel Brands, who occupies 180th place in the world ranking, 6/7 (7), 5/7.
For 1 hour 32 minutes of the match, Nikoloz made seven aces and two breaks, having been mistaken 10 times when serving. Whereas Daniel filed 11 times right through and realized three break points, making four double mistakes.
Before opponents have not met. In the second round of the tournament in Sofia, Brands will play against either Mirza Basic or Martin Klizan.