Daniil Medvedev lost his first match at the ATP Cup – Rossiyskaya Gazeta


Russian tennis player, the second racket of the world Daniil Medvedev lost to the Frenchman Hugo Umber in the second meeting of the group stage match of the ATP Cup team tournament, which takes place in Australia ahead of the Australian Open.

Humbert, ranked 35th in the world, with a score of 6: 7 (5: 7), 7: 5, 7: 6 (7: 2) won a strong-willed victory in a tense match that lasted almost three hours.

Thus, France equalized the score in the match with Russia, the current winner of the tournament. Recall that in the starting meeting of the teams, our tennis player Roman Safiullin beat Artur Rinderknesh with a score of 2: 6, 7: 5, 6: 3.

The winner will be decided in a doubles match, which will take place later on Sunday. Medvedev and Safiullin are announced for the decisive match, who will play with Edouard Roger-Vasselin and Fabrice Martin.

In group B, in addition to Russia and France, the national teams of Australia and Italy also play.

Our team suffered serious losses before the start. Andrei Rublev, Aslan Karatsev and Yevgeny Donskoy contracted the coronavirus and withdrew from the competition. Instead, Evgeny Karlovsky and Roman Safiullin were summoned to the national team.


Source: Российская Газета by rg.ru.

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