Ukrainian Sergiy Stakhovsky could not overcome the first round at the tournament of the Association of tennis professionals (ATP) in Antwerp (Belgium) with a prize Fund of €612755.
For an exit in the second round of the competition, the Kyiv Sergiy Stakhovsky in two sets lost seeded under the fifth number to Frenchman Gilles Simon – 0:6, 4:6.
Two sets of the current clash as a whole lasted 1 hour and 3 minutes, according to btu.org.ua.
The rivals met on the court in 2015. The previous four confrontation between Stachowski and Simon also ended in favor of the Frenchman.
To add, in the quarterfinals of the tournament Gilles Simon will meet with American Mackenzie McDonald, who the day before took over Nicholas Harry Chile– 6:1, 7:6 (10:8).