The third racket of the world, Swiss Roger Federer, defeated Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the three sets, occupying the 77th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 7/6 (5), 4/6, 7/5 in the second round of the Halle tournament.
The match lasted 2 hours and 16 minutes. During this time, the 37-year-old Federer completed seven aces, made a mistake once when serving, and sold two break points, and the 34-year-old Tsonga filed 15 times, did not allow any double mistakes and made two breaks.
Earlier in a personal meeting was 11: 7 in favor of the Swiss. Federer’s next opponent in the Noventi Open competition will be the Spaniard Roberto Bautista-Agut.