Athletistic / Tennis. Russian tennis player Alibek Kachmazov, who made his debut in the main draw of the ATP tournament, failed to reach the quarterfinals of the competition in Astana (Kazakhstan). In the 2nd round, world number 315 Kachmazov lost to Frenchman Adrian Mannarino.

Their match ended with a score of 6:2, 5:7, 6:3. The tennis players spent 2 hours and 21 minutes on the court.

Mannarino, who is the 34th racket in the world, had two aces, made three service errors and converted eight out of 13 break points. Kachmazov served three times, made three service errors and converted five out of 10 break points.

Medvedev confidently defeated the American Paul at the start of the tournament in Beijing

In the quarter-finals of the competition, Mannarino will face the winner of the match between Yuri Rodionov (Austria) and Sebastian Baez (Argentina).