April 19, 2021

Roger Federer successfully started title defense at the Australian Open

Swiss tennis player Roger Federer overcame the barrier of the first round of the Australian Open, beating Denis Istomin from Uzbekistan in three sets – 6/3, 6/4, 6/4.

The match lasted 1 hour and 57 minutes. The third racket of the world, 37-year-old Roger, recorded three breaks and 14 aces, making a mistake twice when serving. 32-year-old Istomin, occupying the 101st position in the world classification, made four aces and one double mistake.

The Swiss remains the leader in the personal meetings of the players – 7: 0. In the second round of the tournament, Federer will play against Briton Daniel Evans, who defeated Japanese Tatsuma Ito, – 7/5, 6/1, 7/6 (8).

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