Ștefan Paloși and Filip Cristian Jianu, defeated in round 1

Ștefan Paloși was defeated, on Tuesday, in the first round, by the Belgian Joris De Loore, score 2-6, 2-6, both players managing to access the main table after obtaining two victories in the qualifications. Unfortunately, Ștefan leaves the tournament in Iași, while De Loore will meet the Brazilian Pucinelli De Almeida in the second round.
Also on Tuesday, Filip Cristian Jianu lost in two sets to the Frenchman Geoffrey Blancaneaux, the fifth favorite, score 2-6, 5-7. In round 2, the Frenchman will play with another Romanian, Nicholas David Ionel, the one who eliminated the Croatian Coric on Monday.
Jianu will continue in Iași in the doubles event, where he will pair with Sebastian Gima.