Score, report, and key facts
The set was even with both players refusing to concede anything to the opposition. Eventually, the only discrepancy was one break that Bedene conquered in the 7th game (4-3) before winning the set (6-4).
Similarly to the 1st set, there was not much difference between them in this set with the exception of 1 break that Bedene conquered in the 11th game (6-5) before winning the set (7-5).
At the end of the match, Aljaz scored 72 points vs. the Spaniard’s 58 points.
Bedene served very well to win 93% of the points (38/41) behind his first serve. Nonetheless he won only 47% points (9/19) on his second serve. The Slovenian struck 27 aces without committing any double fault. The Slovenian won this match even if he had some problems in converting his break points because he converted only 20% (2/10). On the other side, Carreno-Busta wasn’t able to conquer any break point (0/1). That was one of the key issues for his defeat.
After this match, the head to head between Bedene and Carreno-Busta is 3-2 for Aljaz.
Next Match: Aljaz Bedene vs. Benoit Paire – stats
Bedene will take on Paire in the semifinal.
The last time that they played each other, Bedene won 4-6 6-73 6-2 7-5 7-64 in the 2nd round in Us open back in August 2019.
Tennis Scores in Metz
- Jo-Wilfried TsongaTsonga – Nikoloz BasilashviliBasilashvili (5-7 6-3 4-1 ret.) – See score progression
- Aljaz BedeneBedene – Pablo Carreno-BustaCarreno-Busta (6-4 7-5) – See score progression
- Benoit PairePaire – Gregoire BarrereBarrere (7-64 6-4) – See score progression
- Lucas PouillePouille – Filip KrajinovicKrajinovic (4-6 7-5 6-2) – See score progression