The third day of Australian Open had its highlights: the favorites advance, a tournament champion outside in the second round and a great match at the end of the day.
Novak Djokovic beat Frances Tiafoe 6-3, 6-7 (3), 7-6 (2) and 6-3 to get into the third round. But the American was not satisfied with the umpire’s task: “The N ° 1 does not need this type of aid “.
Diego schwartzman He swept French Muller in just one hour and thirty-four minutes: 6-2, 6-0 and 6-3. The 8th-seeded Peque looks to get into the second week when he faces the Russian Aslan karatsev (114th in the world and arrived from the qualy).
Stan wawrinka suffered the surprise of the day. The AO champion in 2014 fell in a great match before Marton fucsovics by 7-5, 6-1, 4-6, 2-6 and 7-6 (9).
The best match of the first three days of the Australian Open they starred in it Nick Kyrgios and Ugo Humbert. The Frenchman had two match points in the fourth set but Canberra’s Bad Boy managed to turn the tables and win in five. Now, he will face Dominic Thiem.