The 31st World No., Frenchman Gilles Simon, beat American Sam Querrey, who is in the 48th place in the ATP ranking, with a score of 7/6 (5), 6/7 (6), 6/4 in the second round of the Sydney International tournament.
The match lasted 2 hours and 13 minutes. During this time, the 34-year-old Simon completed five aces, never made a mistake with the pitch and sold four break points, and the 31-year-old Querrey filed through 22 times, made five double mistakes and made three breaks.
Previously, the score in personal meetings was 5: 3 in favor of the Frenchman. The next opponent of Simon in Sydney will be the Australian John Millman.