Marie Mahé, published on Tuesday January 14, 2020 at 12:30 p.m.
The French Adrian Mannarino, 43rd world player and seeded n ° 7, saw his meeting of the first round of the ATP 250 tournament in Auckland in New Zealand, on hard outside, be interrupted by the rain. After only 14 minutes of play, Italian Andreas Seppi, 84th world player, led 2-1.
He did not have time to spend too much time on the court. In the first round of the ATP 250 tournament in Auckland, New Zealand, on the outside, the Frenchman Adrian Mannarino, 43rd world player and seeded n ° 7, had to return to the locker room after 14 minutes of play due to the rain. He will have to come back later, when it was the Italian Andreas Seppi, 84th world player, who had taken the lead in this very first set and led two games to one. The two players did not drop a single of their face-offs and, before the interruption, it was the Habs who were in the service.
AUCKLAND (New Zealand, ATP 250, hard exterior, € 491,326)
Title holder: Tennys Sandgren (USA)
Fognini (ITA, n ° 1) – Bye
F.Lopez (ESP) – Andujar (ESP)
Ymer (SUE, Q) defeats Tiafoe (USA): 6-4, 5-7, 6-1
Hurkacz (POL, n ° 6) defeats Sonego (ITA): 7-5, 6-3
Khachanov (RUS, n ° 3) – Bye
Millman (AUS) bat Mmoh (USA, Q): 7-6 (5), 6-4
Monteiro (BRE, Q) beats Norrie (GBR): 7-6 (3), 6-2
Pair (FRA, n ° 5) bat Sinner (ITA, WC): 6-4, 2-6, 6-4
Mannarino (FRA, n ° 7) – Seppi (ITA): Interrupted by rain at 1-2
Edmund (GBR) beats Davidovich Fokina (ESP, WC): 6-2, 4-6, 6-3
Sandgren (USA) bat Venus (NZL, WC): 6-4, 6-3
Isner (USA, n ° 4) – Bye
Mayer (ARG, LL) – Cecchinato (ITA): Interrupted by rain at 6-7 (6), 4-1
Humbert (FRA) bat Ruud (NOR): 7-6 (3), 2-6, 6-3
Pospisil (CAN, Q) bat Sousa (POR): 6-4, 6-2
Shapovalov (CAN, # 2) – Bye