The qualification draw for the Erste Bank Open 500 had some tough opponents for Austria’s participants in store.
19-year old Jurij Rodionov will have to face Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert, the qualification’s number 1. These two will officially get things going in the qualification at 11 am on Saturday, playing the first match on the centercourt.
Sebastian Ofner will battle with no. 8 seed Rubens Bemelmans from Belgium (fourth match on the centercourt) for a spot in the second qualification round and Lucas Miedler will face Russian Andrej Rublev in the third match on the centercourt.