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2019 DUBAI R1 Berdych d. Ivashka
2019 DUBAI Round 1 Berdych recovers to win --- Tomas Berdych continued his superb comeback in 2019 by beating a man nine years his junior in Dubai. Berdych, a 33-year-old former world No 4 who is now 88th in the ATP rankings, defeated Ilya Ivashka of Belarusia 6-4, 4-6, 7-6(4) in two and a half hours. The Czech star, who is making his way back from injury, has had a strong year so far arriving in the emirate with 11 wins and just four losses under his belt. He will next face Borna Coric. Enjoy 60 pictures of Tomas Berdych in action during his first-round match against Belarusian lucky loser Ilya Ivaskha, Court No. 1 at the ATP Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, February 26, 2019.