This rare victory on Lithuania’s favorite field covered 20 ATP rating points.
The 27-year-old Frenchman received 10 ATP points.
The 30-year-old tennis player will meet local tennis player Albert Ramos (ATP-47) in the second round of the tournament in Spain.
On Tuesday, R. Berankis will play against Mexicans Santiago González and Miguel Angel Reyes-Varela in the first round of the doubles match with Artis Sitita of New Zealand.
The prize pool of the men’s tennis tournament of the ATP 250 series in Marbella amounts to 408.8 thousand. euros.