Roland Garros: Stakhovsky ended a run of defeats

Ролан Гаррос: Стаховский прервал серию поражений

Two Ukrainians struggle in qualifying in Paris continues only one.

Stakhovsky, seeded in qualifying at 18-th number, in three sets against Egor Gerasimov from Belarus 6:3, 1:6, 7:6(4).

The match lasted 1 hour and 45 minutes. In deciding to any of the players failed to make the break. Stakhovsky played two breakpoint and Gerasimov – three. In the end, the opponents reached the tie-break, which the Ukrainian has issued three mini-breaks and lost one draw on his serve.

Thus, Stakhovsky ended a run of five defeats in a row.

In the next round, our tennis player will play against Frenchman Constant Lestienne, which ranks 216th in the world.

But Ilya Marchenko, who before the operation I had last played back in October, their first round match of qualification Roland Garros lost.

The match against the 22nd seeded Hugo Dolleina from Bolivia lasted 1 hour and 20 minutes. Marchenko lost in each set for three games and completed three breaks per match – 4:6, 2:6.

Earlier it was reported that he and Kalinin have learned rivals for the qualifying at Roland Garros.

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