David Goffin (ATP 10) has on Thursday placed for the quarter-finals of the Masters 1.000 tournament in Rome (clay/4.872.105 euro). Goffin took advantage of the problem of the Argentinian Juan Martin Del Potro (ATP 6) at 5-4 in the second set in his favor. The first set had Goffin won with 6-2. The party eventually lasted one hour and 48 minutes.
Goffin, the ninth seed in the Italian capital, played a strong first set and broke twice by the service of Del Potro, the fifth seed. He was serving at 6-2. The second set began more gelijkopgaand, even though Del Potro a medical time-out required by liesproblemen. From the sixth game, lost two players, each with two times their storage. The Spaniard seemed set to pull to 5-4 on the storage of Goffin, but missed two set points, which he decided to give up. A strange end of the party for Goffin, who as winner of the site could.
In the quarter finals wait for the Also a confrontation with the winner of the match between Brit Kyle Edmund (ATP 19) and the German Alexander Zverev (ATP 3), the second seed. That party is immediately after the match of Goffin programmed.