Marterer reaches quarter-finals in Sofia
Maximilian Marterer jumps into the quarter-finals of the ATP tournament in Sofia. There he already meets the third German at the mentioned tournament.
Maximilian Marterer (Nuremberg) underlined his good form in the last 16 of the ATP tournament in Sofia.
The 22-year-old defeated the seventh seeded Portuguese Joao Sousa 7-5,7-6 (8-6). The world rankings-82. had already surprised positively at the Australian Open in January, when he won the 3rd place. the second round.
In the round of the last eight, the qualifier Mirza Basic from Bosnia-Herzegovina will play a role in the game.
For Basic in Sofia, it is already the third duel with a German player in the Bulgarian capital, after having prevailed against Florian Mayer (Bayreuth) and Philipp Kohlschreiber (Augsburg/No. 4) in the previous rounds.