Well, Zhenya lost 4-6 6-3 6-4. He played really well in the first set, like scary good.
But he started to cool off in the second and Simon took advantage. Zhenya went up a break in the third for a 2-0 lead. but Simon was able to come back.
excellent results in the past three weeks have moved him to #57 in the rankings. He surpasses his previous career high of #63 and is one spot ahead of his idol Safin.