Metz Open: Sonego advances to last eight

Italian Lorenzo Sonego moved into the quarter-finals of the Metz Open by defeating French wildcard Gilles Simon 7-6 (2), 6-4 at Arènes de Metz on Thursday. Sonego, ranked No 65, will face American Sebastian Korda next. In the previous round of the Metz, the Italian won against Russian Aslan Karatsev, the No 6 seed (7-5, 6-3). Simon, ranked No 175, won against Belgian David