Argentine tennis player Guido Andreozzi overcame the barrier of the first round of the tournament in Sydney, beating in three games Australian Matthew Ebden – 3/6, 6/3, 6/4. The match lasted 2 hours and 12 minutes. The 80th World No. 27, Guido, made three breaks and seven aces, making a mistake five times when serving. 31-year-old Ebden, who occupies 47th place in the world classification, twice took the pitch of an opponent, made 11 aces and six double faults. Previously, the players have not met each other. In the second round of the Sydney International competition, Andreozzi faces off with the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas.