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    Hurkacz Advances to Rome ATP Quarterfinals with Comeback Victory

    Hubert Hurkacz has advanced to the ATP quarterfinals in Rome after a thrilling comeback victory over Argentina’s Sebastian Baez. The match, ending 5-7, 7-6, 6-4, was filled with dramatic twists and featured a stunning between-the-legs shot from Hurkacz that earned a standing ovation from the crowd.

    The match began with Hurkacz being broken in the first game and quickly falling behind. However, he showcased his resilience by breaking back in the eighth game and fighting through a tough tiebreak to claim the second set 7-4, buoyed by the support of enthusiastic fans.

    The decisive moment came in the third set’s fifth game when Hurkacz broke Baez’s serve, capitalizing on his opponent’s fatigue. Maintaining his composure, Hurkacz secured the victory and advanced to the Rome ATP quarterfinals for the first time in his career.

    Following his win, Hurkacz celebrated with fans and took selfies. He now prepares to face American Tommy Paul on Wednesday, May 15, with hopes of continuing his impressive run in the tournament.

    Hubert Hurkacz – Sebatian Baez 2-1 (5-7, 7-6, 6-4)

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