As in Ostrava for the women, three of the top four seeds are through to the semifinals in Metz.
That meant a good clash between No. 2 Pablo Carreño Busta and No. 3 Gaël Monfils salvaged a tough week for the Frenchmen, in France. But the crowd favorite couldn’t get over the finish line.
By the end of the day, Hubert Hurkacz reached both finals.
Location: Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Category: ATP 250
Surface: Indoor Hard
Dates: Sept. 20 – 26, 2021
Prize money: $541,800
Draws: S28 – D16
Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021
 Santiago Gonzalez (MEX) / Andres Molteni (ARG) def Ricardas Berankis (LTU) / Artem Sitak (NZL) 64 60
Jonathan Erlich (ISR) / Andrei Vasilevski (BLR) def Romain Arneodo (MON) Benjamin Bonzi / (FRA) 76 (7) 76 (5)