Having finished in last eight in Guangzhou last week, Marsel Ilhan advanced to another ATP Challenger quarterfinal in another Chinese city Shenzhen. Turkey’s no.1 had a straight-sets victory over Japan’s Hiroki Moriya to set the final eight clash against local favorite Wu Di.
Marsel dominated the match with his strong serves as he won 82 percent of first-serve points and didn’t get broken. It took 77 minutes for Ilhan to knock out Moriya 6-4, 6-3 and book his place in the quarterfinals of 75000$ total prize money ATP Challenger event.
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