Also, David Goffin (ATP 11) Wednesday, beating Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert (ATP 78) in the second round of the ATP tennis tournament of Washington (hard/1.890.165 dollar). It was 6-2, 1-6 and 7-6 in 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Thanks to its status as a third seed had to Goffin not play in the first round. In the eighth finals takes Goffin against American Frances Tiafoe (ATP 41), thirteenth seed in Washington. It is the third time that the two play against each other. Up to now won Goffin every time.
Goffin had not played since July 3. He lost in the first round of Wimbledon against Australian Matthew Ebden. His last victory had been exactly two months ago. On 2 June, he defeated Monfils in the sixteenth-finals of Roland Garros.