Britain’s Cameron Norrie is thru to the second spherical of the St Petersburg Open in Russia after beating Taylor Fritz.
The 25-year-old overcame the American, who’s ranked 47 locations above him on the earth at 28th, 6-Four 4-6 6-3.
Norrie will play both Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan or Serbia’s Miomir Kecmanovic within the final 16.
Stefanos Tsitsipas withdrew from the event due to a “minor” leg harm picked up on the French Open.
“Following my doctor’s feedback, I decided to withdraw from St Petersburg, take a week off and prepare for Vienna,” stated Tsitsipas on social media.
The world quantity 5 obtained to the semi-finals at Roland Garros earlier than shedding to Novak Djokovic.