Rufin Reaches 1st ATP Tour Quarterfinals
At Open 13 in Marseille, France, Wilson Rising Star Guillaume Rufin proved that he is ready to take his place on the ATP Tour.
Using his Blade 98 tennis racket, Rufin has catapulted himself into his first ATP Tour quarterfinals after defeating Mertens 6-3, 2-6, 6-2.
The 19 year old Rufin now finds himself in the midst of a competitive quarterfinals field which includes ATP Tour World No.8 Soderling and fellow Frenchman ATP World No.9 Tsonga.
“To be in the quarters of a tour event feels terrific,” said Rufin. “I need to keep my focused and stay zoned into competing my best.”
Rufin will now face Mischa Zverev in the quarterfinals of Marseille.