Stricker wins again on tour debut at Geneva Open

Stricker, the French Open junior champion, beat a top-50 opponent for the second straight day in his ATP tournament debut.

Dominic Stricker in action against Marton Fucsovics at the ATP 250 Geneva Open tournament.   -  AP

Swiss teenager Dominic Stricker now has a 2-0 career record after beating Marton Fucsovics 7-5, 6-4 on Wednesday in the second round of the Geneva Open.

Stricker, the French Open junior champion, beat a top-50 opponent for the second straight day in his ATP tournament debut. The 419th-ranked left-hander got a wild-card entry to his home event.

Federer's conqueror Pablo Andujar amazed by dream day at the office  

After beating former U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic and Fucsovics, Stricker will play 75th-ranked Pablo Andujar in the quarterfinals.

Andujar beat Roger Federer on Tuesday in the Swiss great’s first match on clay in almost two years.

Also on Wednesday, third-seeded Casper Ruud advanced to the quarterfinals with a 7-5, 6-2 win over Tennys Sandgren.

Second-seeded Denis Shapovalov and fourth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov were due on court in later matches of another rain-affected day’s play in Geneva.

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