MX23RW : Friday, January 18 02:01:03

Result: Lucas Pouille edges out Cameron Norrie at Roland Garros

Result: Pouille edges out Norrie at Roland Garros
© SilverHub
British number two Cameron Norrie is out of the French Open after losing out in four sets to Frenchman Lucas Pouille.

Cameron Norrie has missed out on a place in the French Open third round after losing in four sets to Lucas Pouille.

The contest did not start until 7.54pm local time on Wednesday, and Pouille held a two-sets-to-one advantage as the two players returned to Philippe Chatrier on Thursday afternoon.

After taking the third set, Norrie possessed some momentum and after doing well to stay with the big hitting of the 15th seed, Norrie created a set point at 4-5 on his opponent's serve.

However, it was saved with an ace and Pouille followed it up with his own break to set up a chance to serve for the match, only for Norrie to strike back to take the set to a tie-break.

Norrie held his own but at 5-3 down, a converted volley at the net was wiped out after the umpire adjudged that the world number 85 had touched the net with his foot, leaving Pouille to take his first match point to register a 6-2 6-4 5-7 7-6 win.

Share this article now:
Kyle Edmund in action during the second round of the US Open on August 30, 2017
Read Next:
Edmund unfazed by French Open pressure
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Australian Open Third Round
12am
Berdych
Schwartzman
12am
Tsitsipas
Basilashvili
12am
Barty
Sakkari
1.30am
Tiafoe
Seppi
1.30am
Anisimova
Sabalenka
1.30am
Sasnovich
Pavlyuchenkova
2am
Fritz
Federer
3am
Bautista Agut
Khachanov
3am
Stephens
Martic
4am
Kvitova
Bencic
4.30am
Sharapova
Wozniacki
5.30am
Dimitrov
Fabbiano
8am
De Minaur
Nadal
9.30am
Cilic
Verdasco
9.30am
Birrell
Kerber
9.30am
Collins
Garcia

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account