Marcelo Arévalo and Julien Rogel advance to ATP semi-finals in Geneva/INDES El Salvador
In the ATP quarter-finals in Geneva, Marcelo Arévalo and Dutchman Julien Rogers defeated Serbia’s Nikola Kacic and USA’s Nathaniel Ramons in two sets (7-6, 6) in a match that lasted an hour. -2) broke. and 18 minutes.
In the first set, Arevalo and Roger lost serve in the third game, but recovered in the eighth game to decide the set in a tiebreaker.
In the tie-break, the Roland Garros 2022 winning couple displayed their champion caste, winning 7-3 after 50 minutes of play.
In the second set, “Cello” and Roger quickly took the lead and won 6-2 in 28 minutes with two service breaks.
The win will send the Salvadoran and Dutchman to the semi-finals, where they will face Spain’s Marcel Granollers and Argentina’s Horacio Zeballos.
The duel is scheduled for Friday, May 26th.
Their only matchup against the Spanish-Argentinian pair at the 2022 ATP Finals in Turin, Italy last November.
The match lasted 1 hour and 30 minutes and was won 6-1, 6-7, 10-7 by Arevalo and Roger.
This victory became the only victory of the “cello” and the Dutchman in the Masters tournament.