Ilya Ivashka. Photo courtesy of tennis.by
MINSK, 27 July (BelTA) – Belarus' world number 53 Ilya Ivashka went off to a good start at the 2022 Atlanta Open seeing off world number 74 Quentin Halys of France, 6-0, 3-6, 6-3, in an hour and 45 minutes, BelTA has learned.
The Belarusian will next play world number 17 Reilly Opelka of the United States.
The tournament in Atlanta will finish on 31 July. The event is one of the stages to prepare for the Grand Slam final tournament of the season – US Open which is due to take place in New York on 29 August-11 September.