Subscribe to our newsletter

Roland-Garros: Schwartzman stages comeback against Munar

Diego Schwartzman pulled off a miraculous comeback to beat Jaume Munar 2-6, 6-7 [3], 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 on Wednesday. He’ll play the winner of the match between Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov, the No 18 seed, and Croat Borna Coric in the next round

Diego Schwarzman Argentina’s Diego Schwartzman celebrates after winning the second set during his quarter final match against Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas (AI/Reuters/Panoramic)

Argentinian Diego Schwartzman, the No 15 seed, moved into the third round of Roland-Garros by pulling off a miraculous comeback to beat Spaniard Jaume Munar 2-6, 6-7 [3], 6-2, 6-2, 6-2.

Schwartzman, ranked No 16, will face the winner of the next match between Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov, the No 18 seed, and Croat Borna Coric next.

In the first round, the Argentinian won against Russian qualifier Andrey Kuznetsov (6-3, 1-6, 6-4, 6-2), while Munar, ranked No 87, beat German Daniel Altmaier (6-1, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3).

Paris (Grand Slam): Other second-round results (Stade Roland-Garros, clay, EUR 43.600.000, most recent results first):

  • Brandon Nakashima beat Tallon Griekspoor: 7-6 [6], 6-4, 6-2
  • Novak Djokovic (1) beat Alex Molcan: 6-2, 6-3, 7-6 [4]
  • Alexander Zverev (3) beat Sebastian Baez: 2-6, 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, 7-5
  • Filip Krajinovic beat Borna Gojo (Q): 7-6 [5], 6-2, 5-7, 6-1
  • Bernabe Zapata Miralles (Q) beat Taylor Harry Fritz (13): 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-3
  • Cameron Norrie (10) beat Jason Murray Kubler (Q): 6-3, 6-4, 6-3
  • Aljaz Bedene beat Pablo Cuevas: 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 [5], 6-4
  • Karen Khachanov (21) beat Hugo Dellien: 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 [1], 6-3
  • Felix Auger-Aliassime (9) beat Camilo Ugo Carabelli (Q): 6-0, 6-3, 6-4
  • John Isner (23) beat Gregoire Barrere (WC): 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 [5]
Your comments

Your email address will not be published.