Tomas Berdych a.k.a. The Birdman - A Fan Site since 2004
2018 MARSEILLE Round 2 def. Stefano Travaglia
Marseille, France | Thursday, February 22, 2018 --- Berdych Fights Through; Khachanov Cruises In Marseille --- Former Marseille finalist Tomas Berdych was prepared for a tough match on Thursday at the Open 13 Provence but not that tough. The 2013 finalist overcame 18 aces from Italian qualifier Stefano Travaglia to reach the quarter-finals 5-7, 7-6(4), 6-3. Berdych broke in the third and ninth games in the decider to advance in two hours and 14 minutes. ?I was expecting a tough battle but I think this one was a little beyond my expectations. I think he played really, really well... He was playing a very good match,? said Berdych, who will next meet Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur. Berdych won 5-7, 7-6(4), 6-3 in two hours and 14 minutes.