Mirza Basic (ATP-129) has at the expense of the Swiss Stan Wawrinka (ATP 15) placed for the final of the ATP tennis tournament in Sofia (hard/501.345 euro). The Bosnian kwalificatiespeler took in his semi-final the topreekshoofd in two sets of grazing: 7-6 (8/6), 6-4 after 1 hour and 25 minutes of tennis.
In the final the 26-year-old Basic against the Romanian Marius Copil (ATP-93), Slovakian qualifier Jozef Kovalik (ATP 187) off. Both players are working their very first final on the ATP circuit. They looked at each other and never before in the eyes.
The 32-year-old Wawrinka is making after two knieoperaties on the way back. The Swiss made last month after half a year of injuries his comeback at the Australian Open. In Melbourne he was in the second round off.