US Clay Court Championships: Garin moves into quarter-finals
Cristian Garin beat Zizou Bergs 7-6 (4), 7-6 (1) on Saturday evening. He’ll play the winner of the match between Argentinian Tomas Martin Etcheverry, the No 8 seed, and Australian Max Purcell in the next round
Chilean Cristian Garin won against Belgian lucky loser Zizou Bergs 7-6 (4), 7-6 (1) to move into the last 8 of the US Clay Court Championships at River Oaks Country Club in Houston on Saturday evening.
Garin, ranked No 74, will play the winner of the match between Argentinian Tomas Martin Etcheverry, the No 8 seed, and Australian Max Purcell next.
In the previous round of the Houston Open, the Chilean defeated Hugo Dellien (6-3, 6-0).
Houston ATP250, other second-round results (River Oaks Country Club, clay, USD 642.735, most recent results first):
- Marcos Giron vs. Tomas Machac
- Yannick Hanfmann vs. Tommy Paul: saturday
- Tomas Martin Etcheverry vs. Max Purcell: saturday
- Frances Tiafoe (1) beat Steve Johnson (WC): 6-2, 6-4
- J.J. Wolf (5) beat Denis Kudla: 6-4, 6-1
- Gijs Brouwer beat John Isner (4): 6-4, 7-6 (4)
- Jason Kubler (6) beat Daniel Elahi Galan: 6-4, 6-2