The Kazakh Alexander Bublik, seeded n°3, qualified for the final of the Newport tournament, beating the Australian Jason Murray Kubler without being worried in the score (6-3, 6-2) on Saturday evening , at the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum in Newport.
Bublik, 42nd in the world at the ATP, will face the seeded No. 4 Maxime Cressy in the final of the Rhode-Icelandic tournament.
The Kazakh tennis player had won against the American Jack Sock (6-3, 3-6, 6-2), and against the seeded n°6 Andy Murray (7-5, 6-4), before this match against at Kubler, ranked 102nd in the ATP, on Saturday.
The Australian had won against Jordan Thompson (6-2, 6-3), against the Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime, seeded n ° 1 (4-6, 6-3, 7-6 ), and facing No. 8 seed James Duckworth (7-5, 7-6 ).
The other semi-final in Newport (ATP 250, International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum, grass, 665,330 USD):
- Maxime Cressy – John Isner (N.2): 6-2, 4-6, 6-3