Mad Max Gulbis keeps his march toward the top of the ATP rankings, but once again he has been really unlucky in his draw
After clashing with a dangerous Granollers in the first round, he will play the seed no.1 Tommy Haas in the second.
Ernest had a good win against the Spaniard to strongly comeback after losing the first set and win the match 4-6 6-1 6-1.
Next vs. Haas
Gulbis will now play Haas (he received a bye in the first round). Head to head is 3-2 for Haas, 2-0 for the German on clay.
Ernest will try to win his third title here in Germany after winning his second one in Delray Beach this year.