ATP KUALA LUMPUR In Malaysia, Nick Kyrgios advanced beating Santiago Giraldo 6-1 2-1 and in the second round will play against Tatsuma Ito or Jarkko Nieminen.
Benjamin Becker also won against Samuel Groth 6-1 7-6. FIRST ROUND RESULTS: 7-Nick Kyrgios (Aus) beat Santiago Giraldo (Col) 6-1 2-1 (Retd.)
Benjamin Becker (Ger) beat Samuel Groth (Aus) 6-1 7-6(6) ATP SHENZHEN In China, John Millman defeated Ernests Gulbis 7-6(7) 2-0 following the Latvian's retirement.
In the first set, the Australian went up 3-1, then Gulbis won two games in a row to break Millman. However Millman won the first set in the tie-break on his fourth set point. In the second set, Gulbis retired due to wrist injury trailing the Aussie by a break.
In an another match, Austin Krajicek beat James Duckworth 5-7 7-6(6) 6-1. FIRST ROUND RESULTS: John Millman (Aus) beat Ernests Gulbis (Lat) 7-6(7) 2-0 (Retd.)
Austin Krajicek (USA) beat James Duckworth (Aus) 5-7 7-6(6) 6-1 Also Read: Nick Kyrgios Looks For New Beginnings In Kuala Lumpur