Jeon became the first Korean to reach the 1/4 finals of a Grand slam tournament

Чон стал первым корейцем, пробившемся в 1/4 финала турнира Большого шлема

Hyun Jung

Hyun Jung defeated Novak Djokovic and reached the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.

Korean player Hyun Jung won the match in the fourth round against six-time champion Novak Djokovic (7:6, 7:5, 7:6).

Thus Jung became the first Korean in history who was able to get in the top eight at a Grand slam tournament.

In addition, 21-year-old tennis player – the first after Roger Federer and Marat Safin, who in 2007 managed to beat Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open in three sets.

In the quarterfinals of the Open championship Autsralia Hyun Jung will meet with the Tennis Sandgren from the United States.

With all the quarter-finals of the Australian Open in 2018 can be found here.

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