SIMON 3-6 7-6 6-4 - GAME, SET & MATCH! Simon completes his recovery to secure victory, although it was far from straight-forward for the world number 13. And he still cuts a discontented figure as he sits down to contemplate his performance tonight.
Gilles Simon - Benoît Paire
Indian Wells Masters - 11 March 2013
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SIMON 3-6 7-6 - SET! Simon, despite looking by a beaten, angry man as he went 2-0 down at the beginning of the set, roars back - possibly to do with an injury time-out taken by Paire - to take the second set on a tie-break! We're heading into a third and final set!
SIMON 3-6 - SET! Paire takes the first set to give Simon plenty to think about at the changeover. Is there an upset on the cards here?
SIMON 0-0 - There's a battle of two Frenchman starting now, with Gilles Simon playing Benoit Paire.