(Reuters) – Five-seeded Australian Nick Kyrgios withdrew from the Rakuten Japan Open men’s singles quarter-finals at Tokyo’s Ariake Tennis Park on Friday with a left knee injury.
No. 3 seed Taylor Fritz (USA), who was scheduled to play that day, advanced to the quarter-finals with a bye.
Fourth-seeded Francis Tiafoe of the United States defeated Miomir Kecmanovic of Serbia 6-0, 6-4. 7th seed Dennis Shapovalov (Canada) is 6-4, 6-3 against 9th seed Borna Coric (Croatia) and Kwon Sun-woo (Korea) is also 6-3, 6 -6 against Pedro Martinez (Spain). straight sets.