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Nam advances to semi-finals of Egyptian tennis tournament

Update: February, 29/2020 - 08:36

 

Lý Hoàng Nam secures his berth in the M15 Sharm El Sheikh tennis tournament's semi-final on Friday in Egypt. — Photo of VTF

HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese player Lý Hoàng Nam won his quarter-final match at the M15 Sharm El Sheikh tennis tournament in Egypt yesterday.

Nam, who is unseeded, defeated No 6 seed Daniele Capecchi of Italy 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in a 2hr 48min match.

It was the third time in a row Nam came from behind to win at the tournament and Capecchi was the second seed eliminated by Nam at the event. The first was No 2 Evgenii Tiurnev of Russia in the first round on Wednesday.

Nam who will next face David Poljak of the Czech Republic. The No 3 seed defeated No 7 seed Oleksii Krutykh of Ukraine 6-2, 5-7, 7-6 (4) yesterday. — VNS