Result: Stanislas Wawrinka through at Paris Masters

Stanislas Wawrinka overcomes Feliciano Lopez to reach round three of the Paris Masters.

Stanislas Wawrinka kept his chances of qualifying for next week's ATP World Tour Finals in London alive thanks to a 6-3 3-6 6-3 victory over Feliciano Lopez in the second round of the Paris Masters this afternoon.

It appeared that Switzerland's Wawrinka was going to record a routine win when he claimed the opening set in just 34 minutes.

However, Lopez responded positively in the second set and won through by the same scoreline, having also done it two minutes quicker than Wawrinka.

An early break at the start of the deciding set handed the advantage to Wawrinka, though, and having held off the challenge of his Spanish opponent while serving, he capitalised on that lead to wrap up the win.

Share this article now:
Spain's Feliciano Lopez reacts after a point against Australia's Bernard Tomic during their first round tennis match at the ninth and final ATP World Tour Masters 1000 indoor tournament on October 28, 2013
Read Next:
Result: Lopez edges past Tomic in Paris
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

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!
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook 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
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand