Gastão Elias achieves semifinals in Napoli

April 9 2016 by Renata Mendes Dias Print This Article

Portuguese and sixth seed Gastão Elias beat Uladzimir Ignatik of Belarus, 6-2 6-2, to achieve semifinals on Friday of ATP Challenger €42,500 +H of Napoli, in Italy.

Now on Saturday in semifinals Elias faces Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia who beat local player Filippo Volandri, 6-4 6-7(4) 6-2.

Belgium Arthur de Greef defeated Spanish Roberto Carballes Baena, fifth seed, 7/6 (2), 6/3. Next up for De Greef is Romanian Marius Copil who beat Italian wild card Salvatore Caruso, 6-0 6-2.

Foto: Gastão Elias/ Crédito: João Pires/Fotojump