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Sofia Open: Marius Copil defeats Stan Wawrinka to reach last sixteen round

Romanian tennis player Marius Copil, 28, 56th ATP, has qualified to the last sixteen round of Sofia Open on Monday, after defeating Stan Wawrinka, 57th ATP,  3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4.

The match lasted one hour and 47 minutes.

Marius Copil was finalist of the tournament last year.

Copil served 11 aces, Wawrinka 13 aces, with the Swiss player having overall more points: 97-85.

In the next round, Marius Copil will face the winner of the match between Fernando Verdasco (Spain) and Alexandar Lazarov (Bulgaria). Hitherto, Copil will collect 20 ATP points and EUR 8,815.

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