It positively doesn’t cease. After having already disposed of Emmanuel Lebesson, 2016 European champion, Tomakazu Harimoto, world n°4, and the Chinese Xue Fei in the earlier rounds, Alexis Lebrun provided himself the scalp of Mattias Falck, vice-world champion in 2019, in the semi-finals of the WTT Contender in Tunis (Tunisia), Friday night.
Like what he had proven up to now, the eldest of the Lebrun brothers began the assembly with a bang, successful the first three rounds fairly simply. Dominant in the register of service and supply, not hesitating to be very aggressive from the first stroke of the racket, Lebrun stifled his vis-à-vis, who needed to wait for the fourth and fifth units to get his head out of the match. ‘water. Unfortunately for the Swede, even after returning to 2 units to three, the Frenchman didn’t shake, notably utilizing his backhand ball to win, 4-2.
If Falck had achieved the feat of out Lin Gaoyuan (world No. 12) in the earlier spherical, he has, like many these days, not discovered the answer to the equation proposed by the very current champion of France. Alexis Lebrun subsequently joins the final, the place he’ll discover Hugo Calderano, sixth world racket, on Saturday, and confirms that he shall be a (very) severe outsider at the subsequent European Championships, which shall be held from August 13 to 21 in Munich.