The ninth racket of the world, American John Isner, beat Australian Bernard Tomic, occupying the 87th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 7/6 (7), 6/4 in the second round of the tournament in New York.
The match lasted 1 hour and 14 minutes. During this time, the 33-year-old Isner performed 27 aces, never made a mistake in filing and realized one break point, and the 26-year-old Tomic gave 13 times through, made one double mistake and did not make a single break. Now the score in personal meetings was 3-0 in favor of the American.
In the quarterfinals of the New York Open, Isner competes with another Australian, Jordan Thompson, who defeated American Christopher Eubanks with a 4/6, 6/1, 6/4 score.