Kovalik defeated Thiago Seyboth Wild in the round of 32 of the Hamburg Open with a score of 7-6, 6-4 on Tuesday.
ANALYSIS Kovalik registered a win in straight sets to continue his journey in the competition. The 30-year-old won 74 percent of points on the first serve. In comparison, his opponent managed to win 68 percent of points on his first serve. Next up for Kovalik will be Italy's Lorenzo Musetti.