De Minaur beats Shapovalov in Montreal

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MONTREAL (AP) Alex de Minaur of Australia beat Denis Shapovalov of Canada 7-5, 7-6 (4) on Tuesday in a first-round match at the at the National Bank Open that was suspended by rain a day earlier.

The players were tied 3-3 in a second-set tiebreaker on Monday night when rain forced a postponement. Once they returned to IGA Stadium's center court, Shapovalov managed to win just one of five points.

The slumping Canadian, ranked one position below de Minaur at No. 22, has just one victory in his last nine matches.

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