Dolgopolov and Marchenko reached the quarterfinals of the tournament in Acapulco

Ukrainian tennis players Alexandr Dolgopolov and Ilya Marchenko reached the quarterfinals of the tournament ATP 500 in Acapulco (Mexico).

In the asset of the first racket of Ukraine and the 32nd in the world, Dolgopolov is a sensational victory over last year’s champion of the tournament, eighth-ranked David Ferrer — 6:4, 6:4. Next opponent of Alexander will be Robin Haase (62). In the first round the Ukrainian defeated Steve Johnson (34th) — 7:5, 7:6(4).

Marchenko, who this week became the second racket of Ukraine and the 85th in the world in a dramatic duel beat Ryan Harrison, occupying the 127-th place in the ranking of tennis players, — 7:6(3), 4:6, 7:6(5). Previously, the American has broken Marin Cilic (12), and the Ukrainian — Tommy Floor(247th).

For the semi-finals Ilya will compete with the 21st-ranked Bernard Tomic.




Dolgopolov and Marchenko reached the quarterfinals of the tournament in Acapulco 25.02.2016

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