Last Updated on January 16, 2019
The sixth racket of the world, South African Kevin Anderson, lost to American Francis Tiafoe, who occupies the 39th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 6/4, 4/6, 4/6, 5/7 in the second round of the Australian Open.
The meeting lasted 2 hours and 59 minutes. During this time, the 32-year-old Anderson performed 13 aces, made a mistake four times in filing and realized two break points, and the 21-year-old Tiafo gave a proper bid ten times, made two double mistakes and made four breaks.
Previously, the score in personal meetings was 3-0 in favor of the representative of South Africa. In the third round of the “major” in Melbourne, Tiafo will play with the Italian Andreas Seppi.