Nakashima youngest Delray quarterfinalist in 12 years

Cameron Norrie leaves Delray Beach Open Benoit Paire beaten in Marseille | Tennis news

Cameron Norrie is out of the Delray Beach Open after a loss in straight sets against American Brandon Nakashima.

The 22-year-old who reached back-to-back quarterfinals in Pune and NY will be aiming to make the last eight for the third consecutive tournament this month, when he takes on American wild card Ryan Harrison on Wednesday.

The win is Harrison's very first tour-level triumph considering that last April inHouston Awaiting him in the following round is increasing South Korean Soonwoo Kwon, that distress seventh-seeded Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 1-6, 6-3, 6-2.

At the Rio Open, home favourite Thiago Monteiro let victory slip through his fingers as he fell to Attila Balazs 1-6 6-1 6-4.

Garin, who claimed the Cordoba Open title nearly a fortnight ago, hit 22 winners to earn a meeting with Federico Coria after the Argentinian's 6-4 4-6 6-4 victory over Carlos Alcaraz.

Wild's compatriot Thiago Monteiro also flew the Brazilian flag high with a three-set win over fourth-seeded Argentinian Guido Pella 5-7 6-4 7-6 (3).

Cameron Norrie left Delray Beach Open
Cameron Norrie left Delray Beach Open

Meanwhile, a great malaise in Marseille saw Benoit Paire of France crash in the second round of the Open 13 Provence.

Following a straight-sets victory in round one, the number six seed would have been confident of a similar result against 55th-ranked Alexander Bublik.

Hubert Hurkacz, eighth seed, also received an early start in a 6-3, 6-4 loss to Canada Vasek Pospisil.

Top seed Kyrgios returns to the tour, after he pulled out of last week's New York Open due to a shoulder ailment, and will face American Tommy Paul.

Halep even had to ignore the match point against Tunisian in a two-hour job in the second round. "Hopefully I can keep it going". "Everyone was with a lot of energy so we had to give our best". This has been the longest and most intense match I've played so far.

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