Roberto Carballés gets into semifinal ATP Casablanca 2014
Roberto Carballés anchored in position 273 of the ranking , appeared in Casablanca with the hope of sneaking into the main draw of the tournament. Ahead, had a qualifying round three games. Chance provided you in the same key as two players much better ranking than him, the young Serbian promise, Dusan Lajovic (76 º) and the Austrian Martin Fischer ( 174 in the world ), along with Oliver Marach ( 1171 º) . But the Spanish would get rid of them with astonishing superiority. Without losing a single set and no more than seven games per match. Accessed the final frame.
His first match was against the Belgian David Goffin (106 worldwide). Carballes dispatched him in two rounds . He had already achieved its first victory had come.
The next test, Joao Sousa, portuguese player number 38th of the world. Three hours and thirteen minutes from meeting (the longest three-set throughout the season ATP), where the Andalusian came to save a match point in the second set to come back and win the match 6-7 , 7-6 6-2. Admirable .
His next victim was the Russian Andrey Kuznetsov (World 142) , who could not keep up with him either this Grenadian who trains at our academy. 88 minutes into the match, 6-4, 6-2, to be planted in a full ATP semifinal. His first semifinal and will face another Spanish player from Albacete Guillermo García- López (World 53) .
Roberto fought game until the end but could not be. Guillermo Garcia – Lopez won in 3 sets.
Roberto has reached 180 since the ATP ranking and continue to front .