Tennis: Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz into second round of French Open
PR dla Zagranicy
In his Grand Slam debut, Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz has made it through to the second round of the French Open tennis tournament in Paris.
Hubert Hurkacz in action against Tennys Sandgren at the French Open. Photo: EPA/IAN LANGSDON
The 21-year-old Pole beat on Tuesday America’s Tennys Sandgren 6:2, 6:2, 3:6, 6:3.
Hurkacz, 188th in the world ranking, on Thursday takes on Croatia’s Marin Cilic in the round of 64.
Poland’s Magdalena Fręch on Sunday advanced to the second round of the French Open after beating Russia’s Ekaterina Alexandrova 6:3, 3:6, 6:3.
Meanwhile, Poland’s Magda Linette crashed out of the tournament in the first round after losing to Kazakhstan’s Zarina Diyas 3:6, 1:6.