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De Jordan has won two previous clay matches, including Romas quarter-final two years ago, in which Redjo has won seven of the eight recent matches between the two sides. The Masters of Rome is Del Portos third match of the season, and Argentinas top players have suppressed Germany by their strong offense. Del Porto took the lead in breaking the deadlock in the seventh inning and saved all six breaking points he faced in the first set. Deyo frequently buried breaking opportunities, and in the 10th inning, he wasted three breaking points in Del Portos winning set. Del Portos backhand offensive winning line, the Argentine established the total score lead.
Deyo finally broke in the 6th inning, but the worlds No. 1 spent 5-2 lead, burying his serve to win the set, was caught up by Del Porto. When De was 4-6 down, he tried to attract Del Porto, who was moving on the bottom line, to the front of the net. Del Potro dropped four points in a row, and Deyo made a thrilling comeback.
In the final set, Riedel Portro failed to grasp the first three breakpoints made by himself. After the rescue of Deyo, he broke in the fifth inning. This break was enough to make Deyo laugh until the end, and Del Porto never created any breakthrough opportunities in the future.
Deyo continued his clay winning streak since the Madrid Masters, joining Argentinas Schwarzman in the semi-finals. Schwarzman earlier eliminated Japans top player, Jin Zhigui, with a score of 6-4, 6-2.