The victory over the Belarusian tennis player Yegor Gerasimov brought Russian Aslan Karatsev to the quarterfinals of the ATP 250 VTB Kremlin Cup tournament in Moscow.
The meeting lasted 1 hour 27 minutes and ended with a score of 6: 4, 6: 3. Note that the 22nd number of the world rating from Russia did not make a single double mistake, and he also has one ace in his asset. Gerasimov made four mistakes in serving and six aces.
Karatsev realized three breakpoints out of seven, the Belarusian did not use his only chance.
In the quarterfinals, the Russian will meet the winner of the match Gilles Simon (France) – Mackenzie MacDonald (USA).
ATP 250. VTB Kremlin Cup. Moscow, Russia). Hard. Prize Pool – $ 697,125
Aslan Karatsev (Russia, 2) – Egor Gerasimov (Belarus, Q) – 6: 4, 6: 3.