Carballés eliminates Fognini in two hours of match in Baastad

Roberto Carballés eliminated the italian Fabio Fognini in the round of 16 of the ATP of Baastad (Sweden), which is played on clay, by winning 6-3, 1-6 and 6-4 in 2 hours and 6 minutes of the game.

After signing up for the first set, the Canarian tennis player, Fognini, number 31 in the ATP world rankings, reacted and scored the second set 1-6.

In the final set, Carballés again took command on the scoreboard and in the tenth game he managed to break the Italian’s service turn, for the second time, and score the victory.

Carballés will face, in the quarterfinals, Slovak Norbert Gombos, who beat Finnish Emil Ruusuvuori 6-2, 6-4.