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Germany's Alexander Zverev celebrates winning his second round match against Argentina's Sebastian Baez. Image Credit: REUTERS

Paris: Third seed and 2021 semi-finalist Alexander Zverev saved a match point against Argentina’s Sebastian Baez as he battled back from two sets down to reach the third round of the French Open today.

Zverev overcame Baez 2-6, 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, 7-5 after three hours and 36 minutes.

He will play either Tallon Griekspoor or Brandon Nakashima for a place in the last 16.