Thiem saved two match points in Vienna


the Austrian Dominic Thiem saved two match points on Tuesday to win the comeback against the American tommy paul 2-6, 7-6 (2) and 7-6 (6) and enter the round of 16 of the ATP 500 in Vienna.

Saved by former No. 3 those two match points at 4-6 5-6 in the third-set tiebreak to come out on top after two hours and 58 minutes of play.

In his 11th appearance in Vienna, where he won in 2019, the 29-year-old Thiem will meet in the Round of 16 and will look to continue his run at the event this week when he faces the winner of the top- seeded matchup , the Russian. Daniel Medvedevand the Georgian Nikoloz Basilashvili.

Thiem, the 2020 US Open champion, arrives after reaching back-to-back semi-finals of the circuit, in Gijon and Antwerp in October. He is now number 107 in the world.

Source: La Verdad


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