The eighth racket of the world, Austrian Dominic Thiem, beat Australian Jordan Thompson, occupying the 77th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 6/4, 7/5 in the second round of the Masters in Indian Wells.
The match lasted 1 hour and 53 minutes. During this time, the 25-year-old Thiem performed two aces, twice made a mistake when filing and sold three break points, and the 24-year-old Thompson once let through, made one double mistake and made one break.
Now the score in personal meetings was 3-0 in favor of the Austrian. In the third round of the BNP Paribas Open competition, Thiem will play against Frenchman Gilles Simon.