Make that three in a row forAlex de Minaur…
The 20-year-old Uruguayan & Spanish Australian tennis player defeated France’s Adrian Mannarino 7-6 (4), 6-4 in the final of the Zhuhai Championships on Sunday to claim his third ATP Tour title of the year.
The seventh-seeded de Minaur converted only one of his 13 break point chances, but it came at the perfect time in the last game of the second set to seal victory.
de Minaur is now three for three in finals appearances this year, including titles at the Atlanta Open in July and Sydney International in January.Mannarino falls to 1-7 in career finals.
Mannarino falls to 1-7 in career finals.