Tsitsipas Beats Pablo Carreño, Advances to Round of 16 in Dubai Open

Stefanos Tsitsipas in Dubai. Photo from @tennis_eagle’s Twitter account

Greek tennis champion Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Spain’s Pablo Carreño handily, by a score of 7-6, 6-1, in Dubai on Tuesday.

The winning match for Tsitsipas capped off the round of 32, with the young Greek tennis phenom now advancing to the next round of 16.

Russian-born Alexander Bublik, who represents Kazakstan, might become Tsitsipas’ next opponent in the competition.

The Dubai Tennis Championships, also called the Dubai Open, is held annually in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on outdoor hardcourts.