Tsitsipas sweeps Sonego and meets Hurkacz in Miami

The Greek, second seed for the title, did not go through too much trouble to overcome the Italian and will face the Pole in the quarter-finals, who defeated Milos Raonic in three sets.

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Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas, fifth player in the world, beat Italian Lorenzo Sonego, seeded number 34, in straight sets 6-2 and 7-6.

in the second round of the Miami Masters 1000 tennis tournament.

In a match that lasted one hour and thirty-three minutes, Tsitsipas started the first set with great confidence, winning the first three games and winning the set with a 6-2

The second set, however, had another color, with the two players winning their services, without letting the opposite move away on the scoreboard, until reaching the 'tie break', which, finally, the Greek took by 7-2

In the match, Tsitsipas obtained 55 percent of the total points (67 of 121) against Sonego's 45 (54 of 121), registering three direct aces each and the Italian making two double faults.

Hurkacz, Tsitsipas rival for the semifinals

Pole Hubert Hurkacz, world number 37, sealed his qualification for the quarterfinals of the Miami tennis Masters 1000, after winning this Tuesday 4-6, 6-3 and 7-6 ( 4) to Canadian Milos Raonic.

Hurkacz, who this year already won the Delray Beach tournament, was more solid than his rival in the "tie-break" in which the third and final sleeve was resolved.In fact, the 24-year-old Polish player reached a 6-1 lead in the decisive game, which despite Raonic's final reaction ended up giving Hurkacz the victory.

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