The fifth racket of the world, German Alexander Zverev, beat Australian John Millman, occupying the 56th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 7/6 (4), 6/3, 2/6, 6/7 (5), 6/3 at the start “major” in Paris.
The match lasted 4 hours and 8 minutes. During this time, the 22-year-old Zverev completed 17 aces, made a mistake 14 times when serving and sold seven break points, and the 29-year-old Millman never gave a pass through, made five double mistakes and made seven breaks. This was the first official meeting of athletes.
In the second round, “Roland Garros” Zverev will fight with the Swede Mikael Ymer.
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