Raonic moves on but Shapovalov falls to qualifier at Stuttgart Open
STUTTGART, Germany - Milos Raonic made a winning return to the court while Denis Shapovalov was upset by a qualifier Wednesday at the Stuttgart Open. Raonic, the seventh seed from Thornhill, Ont., fired 15 aces and won 97 per cent of first service points in a 7-6 (8), 6-2 win over Mirza Basic of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The hard-serving Canadian had missed the end of the clay-court season, including the French Open, with an undisclosed injury. Raonic will face Hungary’s Marton Fucsovics in the second round of the of the grass-court tournament. Shapovalov, the sixth seed from Richmond Hill, Ont., will not be joining his Davis Cup teammate in the next round after losing to world No. 169 Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India.