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Lorenzo Sonego saves three set points in his first-round victory in Antalya.

Sonego Records First Grass-Court Win In Antalya

Kecmanovic advances on Sunday

Lorenzo Sonego recorded the first upset of the Turkish Airlines Open Antalya on Sunday by taking out eighth seed Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-3, 7-6(11).

The Italian erased three set points in the tie-break at 6/7, 8/9 and 10/11 before scoring his first ATP Tour main draw win on grass. Next up for Sonego is Indian Prajnesh Gunneswaran or Serbian Janko Tipsarevic.

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Serbian Miomir Kecmanovic didn’t drop serve in his 6-4, 6-3 victory over Spaniard Jaume Munar. He'll play sixth-seeded Frenchman Ugo Humbert or Argentine Federico Delbonis for a place in the quarter-finals. 

Defending champion and fifth seed Damir Dzumhur of Bosnia will be action in Monday, as will seventh-seeded Italian Andreas Seppi. Top seeds and Roland Garros doubles champions Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies of Germany also start their week.

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