Fritz wins in Paris to remain in hunt for ATP Finals spot

  • Taylor Fritz of the U.S. poses for a photo with his champion trophy during the award ceremony for the singles of the Japan Open tennis championships in Tokyo, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)

PARIS — Taylor Fritz of the United States stayed in contention for one of the two remaining ATP Finals spots by beating Alejandro Davidovich Fokina of Spain 7-5, 6-2 in the first round of the Paris Masters on Monday.