German Tommy Haas secures his place in the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open with win over Nicolas Almagro.
Tommy Haas secured his place in the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open with win over number 11 seed Nicolas Almagro.
The 34-year-old took the first set in style securing it 6-3. However, the Spaniard fought back in the second winning a tie-breaker 7-2.
In the final set, Haas reversed the result of the second set, winning a tie-breaker of his own and securing the match in just over two-and-a-half-hours.
Haas will play either Juan Martin del Potro or Bjorn Phau in the fourth round.
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