FAYETTEVILLE, Arca. – The Arkansas men’s tennis team continued competition at the ITF 15K Fayetteville Futures today with rookie Benedikt Emesz entering the courts in the first round of the main draw.
In the only Razorback match of the day, all eyes were on Benedikt Emesz as he faced Alexander Petrov of Illinois on court one. It was an uphill battle with Petrov winning the first set 6-3, Emesz kept him close in the second, going down 6-4.
Arkansas will have four Razorbacks on the court tomorrow as the main singles draw action continues and doubles begins. Adrien Burdet starts the day on court one at 9 am CT, followed by Melvin Manuel for singles. In doubles, the two Americans Foster Rogers and Jake Sweeney will start, followed by the duo of Adrien Burdet and Melvin Manuel.
Fans are welcome all week with free admission. Matches will be broadcast on PlaySight.
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