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5th-seeded Garcia-Lopez of Spain defeats Giustino 6-2, 6-0

5th-seeded Garcia-Lopez beats Giustino 6-2, 6-0; 8th-seeded Bolelli also wins in Bucharest

5th-seeded Garcia-Lopez of Spain defeats Giustino 6-2, 6-0

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Fifth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez lost only five service points in beating qualifier Lorenzo Giustino 6-2, 6-0 Tuesday at the Nastase Tiriac Trophy.

The 2013 champion from Spain will next face Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus. Baghdatis beat Steve Darcis 6-4, 6-2 in the second round.

Also, eighth-seeded Simone Bolelli saved five of seven break points to beat Andrey Golubev 7-6 (3), 6-4, and wild-card entry Janko Tipsarevic defeated qualifier Thomas Fabbiano 6-4, 6-3.

A quarterfinalist two years ago, Tipsarevic was playing in his third match since October 2013. He recently returned after a persistent foot injury.


Updated : 2021-09-29 07:51 GMT+08:00