WAWRINKA DROPS ONE SET IN HIS MATCH AGAINST DONSKOY
The third seed of St. Petersburg Open 2020 Swiss Stan Wawrinka outplayed the Russian Evgeny Donskoy dropping one set – 6/1, 3/6, 6/3. Even though the Swiss had more unforced errors (41-29), he also had more points won forcing (23-13).
“I think it was a great match, a tough opponent but my level was better from the beginning. I am happy to keep winning here. Great atmosphere and people. Happy to be in quarterfinals. In the second set he started to play more aggressively, he was dictating a little bit more the game and it was tough and the level from both sides was high. I am happy to get through. I think, I played a really solid match”, – Stan said in his on-court interview. In the quarterfinals Wawrinka is to take on the winner of the match Ilya Ivashka (Belarus) vs Denis Shapovalov (Canada).