Soon-Woo Kwon dispatches Steven Diez 4-6 6-3 6-3 in the qualifications in New York on Friday.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

Diez won the set after recovering 3 times from a break down. In fact, after conceding his serve 3 times in the 3rd (1-2), in the 7th (4-3) and in the 9th (5-4) game. The Canadian broke back 4 times in the 4th (2-2), in the 6th (4-2), in the 8th (5-3) and in the 10th (6-4) game before winning the set 6-4.

Diez failed to serve out the set when leading 5-3 to be broken at 30.

2nd set.

Soon-Woo won the set after he broke the Canadian in the 7th (4-3) and in the 9th (6-3) game. That break was crucial for Kwon to win the set since he didn’t concede his serve during the rest of the set.

Steven was not able to offer any resistance in the last 4 games of the set (from 2-3 to 6-3).

3rd set.

Both players managed to hold their serve for the entire set. The only difference was just 1 break that the Korean conquered in the 4th game (3-1) before winning the set (6-3).

1st
Kwon
Diez
4-6
4
6
4
5
3
5
3
4
2
4
2
3
2
2
2
1
1
1
0
1
2nd
Kwon
Diez
6-3
6
3
5
3
4
3
3
3
2
3
2
2
1
2
1
1
0
1
3rd
Kwon
Diez
6-3
6
3
5
3
5
2
4
2
4
1
3
1
2
1
1
1
1
0

Statistics

At the end of the match, Kwon scored 95 points vs. the Canadian’s 76 points.

The Korean won this match even if he wasn’t that great in converting his break points since he converted only 35% (6/17). On the other side, the Canadian was pretty focused in converting 57% of the break points that he conquered points (4/7). Nevertheless, that was not enough to win the match.

After this encounter, the head to head between Kwon and Diez is 1-0 for Soon-Woo.

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