Regardless of letting slip a match level within the second set, the previous world No. 3 went on to win 6-4, 6-7(7), 6-3.
It was the Wawrinka’s first high 10 win for the reason that 2020 Paris Masters towards Andrey Rublev.
Thiem, who has slipped down the rankings from world No. 3 to 182, misplaced 3-6, 4-6 to Hurkacz who by no means misplaced his serve and hit 12 aces throughout their match.
Sonego secured a 7-6 (2), 6-4 win and subsequent faces American Sebastian Korda for a spot within the semifinals.