David Goffin (ATP-7) Saturday could not place for the final of the ATP tournament in Montpellier (hard/501.345 euro). In his semi-final lost of Liège in 1 hour and 48 minutes with 4-6, 6-0 and 3-6 of the Frenchman Richard Gasquet (ATP-33).
The Belgian topreekshoofd gave against Gasquet the first set of hands, but claimed the second set in order. The 27-year-old Goffin awarded the four-year-old Frenchman, not a single game. Our compatriot seemed to be launched, but lost the third and deciding set is still. Gasquet had one break enough.
Montpellier can prepare for a full French final. For the title, Gasquet Sunday against the winner of the French tête-à-tête between Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (ATP 19) and Lucas Pouille (ATP-17).
Goffin had in the South of France many rankingpunten to defend. A year back he played the final of the ATP tournament of Sofia (482.060 euro). Next week he takes part in the ATP tournament in Rotterdam (hard/1.862.925 euro). It says he in the first round again against a Frenchman. This time, Benoit Paire (ATP-44) the opponent. .