The 14th racket of the world, Russian Daniil Medvedev, lost to Argentinian Guido Pella, who is 26th in the ATP ranking, with a score of 2/6, 6/1, 3/6 at the start of the Masters in Madrid.
The meeting lasted 1 hour and 44 minutes. During this time, the 23-year-old Medvedev performed four aces, made a mistake three times in filing and realized two break points, and 28-year-old Pella once filed right through, made two double mistakes and made three breaks.
Now the score in personal meetings was 2-0 in favor of the Argentine. In the second round of the Mutua Madrid Open competition, Pella battles with the Swiss Stan Wawrinka.