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Chung Hyeon reaches round of 32 at Shanghai Masters

Oct 10,2018
Chung Hyeon advanced to the round of 32 at the ATP Tour’s Shanghai Masters by defeating Hubert Hurkacz of Poland 2-1 on Tuesday.

Chung got off to a slow start in the first set of the match. While down 3-4, Chung won three straight games to turn things around. After losing the second set 2-6, Chung won four straight games to win the third 6-1.

Chung will play his round of 32 match against 16th seeded Marco Cecchinato of Italy today. Cecchinato has had an impressive season, advancing to the semifinals at the French Open. This will be the first match between the two players.

By Kang Yoo-rim