In the first really epic game of the tournament in 2021, the Hungarian took a two sets lead in the hot heat of the John Cain Arena

But after three hours and 59 minutes, it took a match tiebreak – a ten-point race that was introduced in 2019 and replaced the previous race to win the fifth set with two games – to become the second-round winner determine

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With all the momentum, the Wawrinkas match appeared and he held three match points at 9-6.But Fucsovics saved them all and actually won five consecutive points to end the game and win 7-5 6-1 4-6 2 -6 7-6 (9) enforce

It was a notable strength of Fucsovics as he slipped two of his own leads during the game – the advantage of two sets and a 5-3 lead in the fifth set that resulted in him not leading the match / p>

Last year he beat No13 Denis Shapovalov at the Australian Open, Nr20 Grigor Dimitrov at the US Open and Nr5 Daniil Medvedev at the French Open

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