Barcelona: electric match between Moutet and Evans, "the worst guy on the circuit"

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After an electric fight of more than three hours marked by numerous verbal clashes, Corentin Moutet defeated Daniel Evans in the second round of the ATP 500 in Barcelona (6–4, 5–7, 6–3).

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Corentin Moutet had a hard and intense game against Daniel Evans on Wednesday. At the end of a match that lasted 3 hours and 10 minutes, the Frenchman managed to gain the upper hand over the Briton to reach the knockout stages of the Barcelona ATP 500 (6–4, 5–7, 6 –3).

The current 75th in the ATP standings defeated Daniel Evans, after a few clashes during the match, especially in the second set he conceded. “He made me the guy, he made me fucking *** damn **. He’s the worst guy on the fucking circuit. Unbelievable. (…) Not fair play then that the guy gets suspended for drugs. “

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Daniel Evans, a sulphurous past

In 2017, Daniel Evans was suspended for a period of one year by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) after testing positive for cocaine.

The Briton defended himself, explaining that he suffered “inadvertent contamination of his fingers or his drugs” by “cocaine residues in the pocket of his toilet bag” where he stored his drugs.

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