Istanbul: Philipp Into 2nd round10/09/13
Philipp advanced to the second round of the Istanbul Challenger after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-3, 2-6, 6-1 on Tuesday. The match lasted one hour and 28 minutes.
Philipp converted five of his nine five break point chances and saved seven break points he faced during the match.
For a place in the quarterfinal, he squares off against Mikhail Kukushkin. The two have never played before.« back