Tennis – Shanghai Masters ’18: Kyle Edmund Cruises Into QF’s
English number one Kyle Edmund made his way to the last 16 of the Shanghai Masters with a straight-set triumph against Italy’s Andreas Seppi.
The 23-year-old, positioned fourteenth on the planet, broke twice in the primary set and dominated early in the 2nd set to win 6-3 6-4 in a match that lasted 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Kyle Edmund will next face Chile’s world number forty eight Nicolas Jarry.
German fourth seed Alexander Zverev is additionally through after he beat Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili 7-5 6-4.
Also, 2nd seed Roger Federer beat Russian Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 6-4 and Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro beat Frenchman Richard Gasquet 7-5 7-6 (9-7).
There’s been a good run of results for Kyle Edmund in the last two weeks. A semi-final showing last week in Beijing and now is one win from making Shanghai Masters quarter-final. I previewed his next match against Nicolas Jarry. #atp #ShanghaiMasters https://t.co/vYwxRhLaAe
— Jake Davies (@jakedavi5) October 10, 2018
World number 14 Kyle Edmund came through a tough test to beat Filip Krajinovic 7-5 6-3 in the Shanghai Masters first round
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(Roger Federer reveals true feelings of Shanghai Masters draw after Daniil Medvedev win | Tennis | Sport)
Federer was handed an opening-round bye but was then forced to take on world No 22 Daniil Medvedev in round two.
The Swiss star had… – https://t.co/5k0XUxwGNB
— geopost 24/7 (@gooshi2000) October 10, 2018
@rogerfederer beat @DaniilMedwed 6-4,4-6,6-4 which seems almost like it was a close close game, after he announced a warning to all the Shanghai Masters players, however a win is a win and he will be facing off against @BautistaAgut tomorrow at an EST time of 12:00.#Shanghai pic.twitter.com/Mjg8dbhbS6
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