Dubai Tennis: Sinner knocks out former champion Agut

Jannik Sinner celebrates his victory on Wednesday. (Supplied photo)
Jannik Sinner celebrates his victory on Wednesday. (Supplied photo)

Dubai - Sinner defeated world No.11 Agut 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 in two hours and 24 minutes



By James Jose

Published: Wed 17 Mar 2021, 7:02 PM

Last updated: Wed 17 Mar 2021, 7:15 PM

Italian 16th seed Jannik Sinner got the better of former Dubai champion and fourth seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut to make the last eight of the ATP Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Wednesday.

World No.32 Sinner, who had reached the quarterfinals of the French Open last year, defeated world No.11 Agut, winner here in 2018, 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 in two hours and 24 minutes, in the third match, on Centre Court at the Aviation Club Tennis Centre.


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