The 31st world number one, Frenchman Gilles Simon, outplayed Australian John Millman, who is ranked 38th in the ATP, in three sets, with a score of 7/5, 3/6, 7/6 (3) in the quarterfinals of the Sydney tournament.
Tennis players spent on the court 2 hours and 42 minutes. During this time, the 34-year-old Simon completed two aces, made a mistake when serving and sold four break points, and the 29-year-old Millman filed five times, did not make any double mistakes and made four breaks. This was the first official meeting of athletes.
In the semifinals of the Sydney International competition, Simon will face Australian Alex De Minaur.