Top Seed Raonic Ousted By Nakashima At ATP Atlanta Open
Umer Jamshaid 2 months ago Thu 29th July 2021 | 10:00 AM
Atlanta, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th Jul, 2021 ) :Canadian top seed Milos Raonic was ousted from the ATP Atlanta Open on Wednesday as US teen Brandon Nakashima rallied to advance into the quarter-finals.
Nakashima, who turns 20 on Tuesday, is coming off a run to his first ATP final last week at Los Cabos, Mexico, where he lost to Britain's Cameron Norrie.
Also advancing Wednesday was US fifth seed Taylor Fritz, who downed compatriot Steve Johnson 6-7 (5/7), 6-4, 6-1.
Italian second seed Jannik Sinner, ranked 23rd, plays for a spot in the quarter-finals on Thursday against Aussie qualifier Christopher O'Connell. Sinner lost his first ATP final at Miami to Poland's Hubert Hurkacz.