Greek tennis player Stephanos Tsitsipas could not overcome the barrier of the quarter finals of the tournament in Sofia, losing in two sets to Frenchman Gael Monfils – 3/6, 6/7 (5).
The match lasted 1 hour and 30 minutes. The 12th racket of the world, 20-year-old Stefanos, performed six aces and did not make double mistakes. 32-year-old Gael, who occupies the 33rd line of the world table of ranks, made two breaks and five aces, mistaken three times when submitting.
In personal meetings, the players established equality – 1: 1. In the semifinals of the Sofia Open competition, Monfils will play with Daniil Medvedev .