Score, report, and key facts
Sugita in this set was too strong for the Serbian and eventually he won 6-2 after breaking the Serbian in the 4th (3-1) and in the 8th (6-2) game.
There was not much difference between them in this set with the exception of 1 break that the Serbian conquered in the 9th game (5-4) before winning the set (6-4).
Neither player conceded a service game during this set. Therefore the affair had to be decided at the tiebreak. Eventually, Sugita won the tiebreak at 4.
At the end of the match, Yuichi scored 126 points vs. the Serbian’s 119 points.
Yuichi won this match even if he was struggling in converting his break points since he converted only 17% (2/12). On the other side, the Serbian had a tough time in converting his break points because he converted only 17% of his break points (1/6). That was one of the key issues for his defeat.
After this encounter, the head to head between Sugita and Tipsarevic is 1-1.
Next Match: Yuichi Sugita vs. Denis Shapovalov – stats
Sugita will fight against Shapovalov in the semifinal.
The last time that they played, Shapovalov won 4-6 6-2 7-63 in the 1st round in Basel back in 2017.
Tennis Scores in Stockholm
- Filip KrajinovicKrajinovic – Yoshihito NishiokaNishioka (6-3 6-4) – See score progression
- Pablo Carreno-BustaCarreno-Busta – Sam QuerreyQuerrey (4-6 6-1 6-4) – See score progression
- Denis ShapovalovShapovalov – Cedrik-Marcel StebeStebe (6-0 6-3) – See score progression
- Yuichi SugitaSugita – Janko TipsarevicTipsarevic (6-2 4-6 7-64) – See score progression