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Stakhovsky won the tennis tournament in Slovenia

Photo: btu.org.ua Sergiy Stakhovsky

Thanks to the victory in the tournament Stakhovsky back in top 100 players in the world.

The second racket of Ukraine Sergiy Stakhovsky became the winner of tournament of series ATP Challenger Tour Portoroz (Slovenia) with a prize Fund of 43 thousand euros.

In an intense final confrontation between Kiev 2 hours and 34 minutes clinched a hard-fought victory over Italian Matteo Berrettini – 6:7(4), 7:6(6), 6:3.

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The match started unsuccessfully for Sergei, who in the first set was lost 1:5, but managed to turn the game around and equalize, but in the tiebreak the opponent still snatched victory in the set.

The fate of the second set, during which opponents have two feed each other, also resell on a tie-break, where Stakhovsky was leading 6:2, however, the advantage didn’t hold, allowing the opponent to equalize, and only then snatched victory 8:6.

In the decisive game of Stakhovsky already led 5:1, but not submitted for a match with first attempt but with the score 5:3 under a zero has won the game on his serve and won his sixth title in singles.

Thanks to the victory in Portoroz Stakhovsky on Monday will be back in the top hundred players in the world, occupying the 99th place in the ranking ATP.

According to the materials:

iSport.ua

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