RUBLEV LEFT NO CHANCES TO VASEK POSPISIL
The third seed of St. Petersburg Open 2020 Russian Andrey Rublev beat the Canadian Vasek Pospisil in straight sets 6/2, 6/4 in 1 h 18 mins. Pospisil made twice as many unforced errors as Rublev (33 vs 12), Rublev had more active points won.
The young Russian, who cracked the Top10 this week, said after the match: «I am satisfied with the tennis I showed today. Vasek is in good shape right now, he had won several good matches recently and beat top players. The tennis players have been waiting for the moment when people will be allowed to the tribunes and today it is a double pleasure to play in front of spectators and, which is more, in front of a home crowd».
Rublev will vie for a spot in the quarterfinals of St. Petersburg Open 2020 with Pavel Kotov from Russia or Ugo Humbert from France.