Dolgopolov leaves Australian Open

Ukrainian Alexander Dolgopolova failed to reach the third round of the Open championship of Australia on tennis (Australian Open) in Melbourne.

On Hisense Arena Dolgopolov on Thursday, January 19, conceded sown under 6-m number the Frenchman to gaël Monviso — 3:6, 4:6, 6:1, 0:6, according to UKRINFORM.

The match lasted 1 hour 56 minutes. Kiev have won 3 games on the opponent’s serve, made 5 double faults, 6 times filed for the flight. On account of the Frenchman’s 17 aces and 6 breaks and 5 double faults.

Monfis’s next opponent will be 32nd seed German Philipp Kohlschreiber, who defeated American Donald young — 7:5, 6:3, 6:0.

We will remind, the day before Dolgopolov eliminated from the competition in the doubles at the Australian Open. In the starting match of the Ukrainian-Austrian Duo Dolgopolov/ Gerald Melzerlost to Spanish Duo Feliciano Lopez/Marc Lopez (4:6, 6:3, 4:6).

At the Australian Open continues to fight Ukrainian Elina Svitolina.

Note, in the second round of the Open championship of Australia on tennis 117-ranked Denis Istomin beat last year’s tournament winner, second in ranking Novak Djokovic, reports

The match ended with a score of 7:6, 5:7, 2:6, 7:6, 6:4.

Istomin to win all the more surprising that the Australian open is the favourite Grand slam for Djokovic. The Serb has won here six times in 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016.

Who plays for the Uzbekistan Istomin got the chance to speak at a «major» thanks to the victory in the Asia-Pacific playoffs for the right to receive a wild card.

Djokovic was the first racket of the world for 122 consecutive weeks, until November 2016, when his tennis throne have dismissed the Scot Andy Murray.

For the first time Djokovic lost to a player not within the top 100 in the world rankings, the Grand slam tournaments.

Dolgopolov leaves Australian Open 19.01.2017

Январь 19th, 2017 by
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