Dolgopolov advanced to the second round of the Australian Open

Долгополов вышел во второй раунд Australian Open

Alexander Dolgopolov

Ukrainian tennis player beat Andreas Haider-Maurer in the first round of the competition.

The first racket of Ukraine Oleksandr Dolgopolov in three sets has issued a ticket to the second round of the Open championship of Australia.

In Melbourne Dolgopolov started with a match against eks-the first racket of Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer, ranked in the main draw of the Australian Open via a secure rating.

The Ukrainian tried to win their third victory over the tennis player from Innsbruck in 2011 at Roland Garros Dolgopolov won in three sets (6:2, 6:4, 6:2), and four years later in Acapulco gave Haider-Maurer five games (6:2, 6:3).

The third face-to-face meeting between Dolgopolov and Haider-Maurer also lasted the minimum number of parties. 2 hours and 7 minutes, the Ukrainian scored his tenth victory on the courts of the Australian Open.

Dolgopolov in the opening match of the tournament on four occasions allowed Haider-Maurer to make a break, but due to active reception offset are not the most impressive performance in the games on her serve.

Долгополов вышел во второй раунд Australian Open

Next opponent Alexander Dolgopolov can be a 16th seed John Isner, who soon will start the match against Matthew Ebden.

1st round

Alexander Dolgopolov (Ukraine) – Andreas Haider-Maurer (Austria) – 7:6 (3), 6:3, 6:4

Earlier it was reported that Dolgopolov and Stakhovsky proved in challenge from the Australian Open.

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