Romania’s Copil advances to 1/8 finals of Rennes Challenger

Romania’s Copil advances to 1/8 finals of Rennes Challenger

Romanian tennis player Marius Copil advanced to the 1/8 finals of the 85,000-euro men’s Rennes Challenger’s singles event after defeating on Tuesday French lucky loser Sebastien Boltz, 7-5, 6-2.

Copil, 24, currently number 156 in the ATP singles ranking, the best ranked Romanian male player, prevailed in one hour and 15 minutes over a 22-year-old opponent, number 289 in the world. More…