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Fourth seed might be changed by a fortunate loser
Italian Matteo Berrettini withdrew from the Miami Open offered by Itau on Thursday night attributable to a proper hand damage. The fourth seed might be changed by a fortunate loser, who will play Argentine Juan Manuel Cerundolo, who eradicated Serbian Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 7-5 within the first spherical.
Berrettini is 9-6 on the season, together with his most up-to-date look coming on the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, the place he misplaced in opposition to Serbian Miomir Kecmanovic within the fourth spherical after defeating Holger Rune and Lloyd Harris.
The Italian’s finest results of the season got here on the Australian Open, the place he eradicated reigning Intesa Sanpaolo Subsequent Gen ATP Finals champion Carlos Alcaraz and ousted two former High 10 gamers — Pablo Carreno Busta and Gael Monfils — en path to the semi-finals.
The 25-year-old is a two-time Nitto ATP Finals competitor who has received 5 ATP Tour titles. Nevertheless, he must wait to pursue his first ATP Masters 1000 trophy.