In 1/8 final of Hungary Open, Nikoloz Basilashvili defeated Denis Shapovalov of Canada 6:2, 6:4. The Georgian held the meeting well and made less mistakes than Shapovalov. 19-year-old Denis made 7 double mistakes, Nika – 3.
Basilashvili’s next opponent will be Andreas Seppi, who defeated Mikhail Youzhny 6:1, 6:2 in 1/8 final. Basilashvili once met the Italian in 1/8 final of Lioni tournament last year and defeated an opponent 6:4, 6:4. Now Seppi is in the 55th position in the world ranking. The meeting will take place tomorrow, April 27 at the central court. At 13:00, Jan-Lennard Struff and Marco Cecchinato will play each other and after the match between Georgian and Italian will take place.