Rough day for the Gunther Bresnik Brigade, Dominic Thiem lost a close battle with Robredo 46 67, blowing a break up late in the second. But his flashy backhand winners, forehand strikes, big serves and clutch volleys wowed the crowd. Also, it was interesting to see Ryan Harrison arrive at this match in the middle of the second set, presumably to see Thiem, who defeated Rosol in the first round. Harrison lost in straight sets to Rosol at the Dallas Challenger last week.

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