Milos Raonic won the final set of his clash against Australian nick kyrgios tournament at Queen’s Club, suspended because of darkness the night before.
The Canadian, seeded third, has signed a gain of 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-4.
Playing in his first tournament with the advice of the triple Wimbledon champion John McEnroe, Raonic scored the decisive break in the ninth game of the final round on a double fault Kyrgios. But the Australian has not confessed beaten so far: Raonic had to save two break points before finally winning the match.
In another match of the first round, the American John Isner defeated former champion of the US Open, Juan Martin del Potro in 7-6 (2), 6-4.
25 as it unchecked focused his total this season to 513, more than any other player on the ATP circuit. Moreover, it seemed more control over the slippery surface that his Argentine opponent.
After falling earlier in the match, Isner pulled himself together. Del Potro has also struggled to control the area and ended up on the ground at 4-3 in the second set as well 4-4. The Argentine then gave the impression to keep a little more in his races.
The compatriot Isner Steve Johnson has continued its momentum in the first round after surprising fourth-seeded Richard Gasquet, eliminating the qualified French Adrian Mannarino 4-6, 6-3, 6-4. He will face in the quarterfinals Croatian Marin Cilic, who has taken the measure of Serbian Janko Tipsarevic 6-4, 6-2.
On the other hand, the holder of a pass, Kyle Edmund, upset eighth-seeded Gilles Simon 6-4, 3-6, 6-1. The French Paul-Henri Mathieu also had to play three sets to defeat the British Daniel Evans 7-6 (8), 6-7 (6), 6-3.