The third racket of the world, the Swiss tennis player Roger Federer, in the quarterfinal of the Mutua Madrid Open competition could not defeat the Austrian Dominic Thiem, who ranks fifth in the world ranking, – 6/3, 6/7 (11), 4/6.
For 2 hours and 13 minutes of the match, Roger twice took the opponent’s serve, made six aces and three double faults. Dominic made two break points, completed eight aces and made a mistake once.
The Austrian increased the lead in personal meetings of opponents – 4: 2. In the semifinals of the Madrid tournament, Thiem will play with Novak Djokovic.