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ATP roundup: High seeds tumble in Stuttgart

ATP roundup: High seeds tumble in Stuttgart”

Raonic is playing for the first time since suffering a right knee injury in late March.

The No. 6 seed from Thornhill, Ont., edged Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (1) in second-round action of the ATP Tour 250 grass-court event on Wednesday. Raonic, who lost last year's final to Roger Federer, hit 24 aces to beat Tsonga in 2 hours, 27 minutes.

Coric was broken in the final game of the first set, but he asserted control from there, converting all three of his break points and staving off the only two he faced.

The Hungarian battled to a 7-6 (7/4), 2-6, 5-7 win over fourth seed Basilashvili, who sits 35 places above him in the world rankings.

The Croatian recovered from a set down to advance in Holland, eventually winning 4-6 6-3 6-3. Milosa saved it with a volley victor and was the better player in the tie break, delivering four mini-breaks and clinching the victory with a service victor at 6-1 for the quarter-final clash against Marton Fucsovics. Marton seized five of those and repelled five out of seven break chances offered to Nikoloz, building his way back into the match in set number two and overcoming a 3-1 deficit in the final set.

French wild-card Lucas Pouille ousted Medvedev 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-2 despite a hail of 19 aces from the third-seeded Russian.

France's Lucas Pouille advanced to the last eight of the ATP tournament in Stuttgart on Wednesday, surprising third seed Daniil Medvedev with a hard-fought 7-6 (8/6), 4-6, 6-2 victory.



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