Stan Wawrinka won a hard-fought match against Marin Cilic on Wednesday, November 16, 2016, keeping alive his chances of advancing to the semifinals of the ATP World Tour Finals in London, Great Britain.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 16: Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland celebrates match point during his men's singles match against Marin Cilic of Croatia on day four of the ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 16, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Wawrinka, who’s now 1-1 in his group, won the match 7-6(3), 7-(3). Cilic had chances to push the match to the third set, breaking Wawrinka in the opening game of the second set, but Wawrinka managed to get the break back.
Wawrinka next plays Andy Murray, who’s 2-0 in their group after a tough three-setter against Kei Nishikori earlier today.
Gael Monfils, who’s in Novak Djokovic’s group, has pulled out of the event due to an injury. He will be replaced by substitute David Goffin, who faces Djokovic tomorrow.
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