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MOSCOW, 26 Jul – Russian tennis player Alexander Shevchenko at a tournament in Austrian Kitzbühel, the prize fund of which exceeds 530 thousand euros, dropped out of the fight in the first round.
The Russian, ranked 157th in the ranking of the Association of Tennis Professionals and entered the main draw of the tournament as a lucky loser, lost to the Austrian Dominic Thiem with a score of 4:6, 2:6. The game lasted 1 hour 29 minutes.
In the second round of the tournament, ex-third racket of the world Tim, who occupies 199th place in the world ranking, will play with his compatriot Sebastian Ofner.