Richard lost to Nicolas Almagro in the third round of Montreal 6-7 3-6.
The start has been good. The Spaniard hit quite a few errors and Richard was 3-0 rather quickly. More breakpoints were there for the taking, 13 in total, but Richard could not make the decisive breakthrough. When he seved for the set, Almagro managed the rebreak, took the match to a breaker and won it.
In the second set, one break of serve was enough to seal victory for the Spaniard.
Richard's next tournament is Cincinnati.