Daniil Medvedev Photo: Alexey Filippov / RIA Novosti
Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev beat Aussie Alex de Minor in the final tournament of the Association of tennis professionals (ATP) in Sydney. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The meeting lasted 2 hours and 13 minutes and ended with the score 1:6, 6:4, 7:5 in favor of 21-year-old Muscovite. He missed the match points with the score 5:3 could not submit the title with the score 5:4 but made the decisive break in the 11th game.
For Medvedev, this title became the first in his career. In 2017, he reached the final at the tournament in Chennai, but lost to Spaniard Roberto Bautista-Agut. Rival of Medvedev for a decisive meeting in Sydney 18-year-old de Moll spent the first final at the ATP level.
The prize Fund of the tournament in Sydney is 468 thousand dollars. It is considered to be preparatory in front of the Open championship of Australia. In this season Australian Open will be held from 15 to 28 January. The prize Fund is $ 43 million.
Video, photo All from Russia.