Mathias Bourgue upsets Dennis Novak 6-3 7-61 in the quarter in Mouilleron Le Captif Challenger on Friday. Bourgue will try to go further in the tournament when he will face Jannik Sinner in the semifinal.
Score, report, and key facts
There was not much difference between them in this set with the exception of 1 break that Mathias conquered in the 8th game (5-3) before winning the set (6-3).
Mathias conquered the set after recovering from 1 break down. In fact, after conceding his serve in the 4th (1-3) game, Mathias broke back in the 5th (2-3) game before winning the set at the following breaker at 1.
At the end of the match, Mathias scored 71 points vs. Novak’s 58 points.
Bourgue blasted 12 aces without committing any double fault. The French Player was well focused in converting 50% of the break points that he procured (2/4). On the other side, the Austrian was exceptional in converting all the break points (1/1). Nevertheless, that was not enough to win the contest.
After this encounter, the head to head between Bourgue and Novak is 1-1.
Next Match: Mathias Bourgue vs. Jannik Sinner – stats
Bourgue will square off with Sinner in the semifinal.
There is no head to head record between Mathias Bourgue and Jannik Sinner since this will be the first time that they will clash against each other at pro level.
Tennis Scores in Mouilleron-Le-Captif Challenger
- Mikael YmerYmer – Antoine HoangHoang (6-3 6-4) – See score progression
- Jannik SinnerSinner – Marius CopilCopil (3-6 6-1 6-4) – See score progression
- Jiri VeselyVesely – Henri LaaksonenLaaksonen (6-2 6-3) – See score progression
- Mathias BourgueBourgue – Dennis NovakNovak (6-3 7-61) – See score progression