Tennis: Sinner suffers against Barrere, world No. 115

The Italian Jannik Sinner, fifth favorite, suffered this Monday the unspeakable against the French Gregoire barrere, 115 in the world, to overcome the first round of the tennis tournament Marseille ATP (France).

Sinner needed 2 hours and 44 minutes to beat Berrere by 7-6 (3), 6-7 (5) and 7-5 and meet in the second round with also French Hugo Gaston, who got rid with a comeback by Austrian Dennis Novak 3-6, 6-4 and 6-1.

This Monday, the Finn Emil Ruusuvuori also passed the first round. His rival, the eighth-seeded Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka, resigned due to physical discomfort when he lost 6-2, 4-2.