Denis Shapovalov gets the better of Alexei Popyrin 6-4 7-63 in the 2nd round in Stockholm on Thursday. Shapovalov will engage against Cedrik-Marcel Stebe in the quarter.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

The set was pretty even as both sides managed to hold the serve. The only difference was 1 break that the Canadian conquered in the 9th game (5-4) before winning the set (6-4).

2nd set.

The Canadian won the set after he broke Alexei in the 9th (5-4) game. Alexei tried to stage a comeback breaking in the 10th (5-5) game. Notwithstanding, Denis didn’t make any concession anymore before winning the set at the following breaker at 3.

The Canadian failed to serve out the set when leading 5-4 to be broken at 15.

1st
Shapovalov
Popyrin
6-4
6
4
5
4
4
4
3
4
3
3
2
3
2
2
1
2
1
1
0
1
2nd
Shapovalov
Popyrin
7-6
7
6
6
6
5
6
5
5
5
4
4
4
3
4
3
3
2
3
2
2
1
2
1
1
0
1

Statistics

At the end of the match, the Canadian scored 78 points vs. the Australian’s 64 points.

Shapovalov served pretty well to win 92% of the points (33/36) behind his first serve, and he won 50% points (17/34) on his second serve. The Canadian blasted 10 aces and he committed 6 double faults. Shapovalov won this match even if he had some problems in converting his break points as he converted only 40% (2/5). On the other side, Popyrin was far from perfect in converting his break points as he converted only 20% of his break points (1/5). That was one of the key issues for his loss.

After this contest, the head to head between Shapovalov and Popyrin is 1-0 for Denis.

Next Match: Denis Shapovalov vs. Cedrik-Marcel Stebe – stats

Shapovalov will play Stebe in the quarter.

There is no head to head record between Denis Shapovalov and Cedrik-Marcel Stebe since this will be the first time that they will square off at pro level.

Tennis Scores in Stockholm

Upcoming matches

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  • Denis ShapovalovShapovalovCedrik-Marcel StebeStebe (0-0) – See H2H details

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