Spanish leftie Albert Ramos-Vinolas saved one match point to survive his Miami Open opener against Alejandro Gonzalez. 2 hours and 41 minutes encounter noted as the longest meeting of the day as world no. 50 Ramos-Vinolas defeated the Colombian qualifier 5-7, 6-2, 7-6(3).
TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open contender Ramos-Vinolas turned aside a match point while trailing 6-5 in the final set. He will next face 10th seed Richard Gasquet of France for a place in the third round at the second Masters 1000 event of the season.
Juan Monaco, Lucas Pouille, Marcel Granollers, Rajeev Ram, Dusan Lajovic who are also going to meet the fans in Istanbul also through as 26th seed Grigor Dimitrov received first-round bye.
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