Masters 1000 Monte Carlo: Lorenzo Musetti eliminates Benoit Paire in three sets. In the second round challenge with Felix Auger Aliasime

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Lorenzo Musetti hit the second round in the tournament Masters 1000 of Monte Carlo.
Lorenzo defeated on his debut for 62 67 (4) 62, after more than two hours and six minutes of match, the French Benoit Pairen.61 of the ranking.
In the second round Lorenzo Musetti will challenge the Canadian Felix Auger-Aliasime9 of the ranking and 6 of the seeding.

In the first set Lorenzo immediately took a break at the start and then went up 2-0: after risking the second break, however, Paire grabbed him back on 2 all. The Frenchman continued to play at alternating current, making a lot of mistakes and showing great difficulties in moving: Musetti, attentive and concentrated, placed four consecutive games and closed the first fraction 6 to 2.

Benoit Paire in the second set went up 3-1 thanks to a break in the fourth game, but the blue immediately got back in the running, snatching the serve to zero from his opponent and catching it back on 3 all thanks to a partial of eight points to zero .
The Frenchman, however, took advantage of the first empty pass of the Tuscan Next Gen to recover the break advantage (5-3) but at the time of closing he did not exploit five set-points and with a double fault on the break ball he granted the counter-break with Musetti who impatava shortly after on 5 equal.
At 5 to 6 Lorenzo canceled another two set-points and took refuge in the tie-break: Paire, however, took the lead in the tiebreak until the beginning and closed the second fraction by 7 points to 4.

In the third set during the fourth game, two double fouls in a row cost Paire the break, with Musetti confirming the advantage then moving up to 4 to 1
The Frenchman went into physical difficulty and the blue closed shortly after the game 6-2 at the second useful match point.

ATP Monte Carlo

Lorenzo Musetti

6

6

6

Benoit Paire

2

7

2

Winner: Musetti

2 ACES 1
4 DOUBLE FAULTS 10
58/88 (66%) FIRST SERVES 45/101 (45%)
39/58 (67%) 1ST SERVE POINTS WON 32/45 (71%)
16/30 (53%) 2ND SERVE POINTS WON 21/56 (38%)
2/5 (40%) BREAK POINTS SAVED 7/14 (50%)
14 SERVICE GAMES PLAYED 14
13/45 (29%) 1ST SERVE RETURN POINTS WON 19/58 (33%)
35/56 (63%) 2ND SERVE RETURN POINTS WON 14/30 (47%)
7/14 (50%) BREAK POINTS CONVERTED 3/5 (60%)
14 RETURN GAMES PLAYED 14
22 WINNERS 41
15 UNFORCED ERRORS 45
55/88 (63%) SERVICE POINTS WON 53/101 (52%)
48/101 (48%) RETURN POINTS WON 33/88 (38%)
103/189 (54%) TOTAL POINTS WON 86/189 (46%)
202 km / h MAX SPEED 209 km / h
181 km / h 1ST SERVES AVERAGE SPEED 186 km / h
151 km / h 2ND SERVES AVERAGE SPEED 140 km / h

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