The 13th racket of the world, Russian Karen Khachanov, beat Italian Lorenzo Sonego 67th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 6/3, 6/7 (1), 6/3 at the start of the Masters in Rome.
Tennis players spent on the court 2 hours 25 minutes. During this time, the 22-year-old Khachanov performed three aces, made a mistake eight times in filing and sold three break points, and the 24-year-old Sonego gave a full twist, made three double mistakes and made one break.
Earlier in personal meetings was 1: 1. In the second round of the tournament Internazionali BNL D’Italia Khachanov will cross the rackets with Spaniard Roberto Bautista-Agut.