The meeting of the first round of Washington ATP 500 between Elias Ymer and Jordan Thompson he was going his normal lanes until the end of the game, when a decision by the umpire derailed the game.
Third set. During the 5-3 (40-40) with one sleeve per side, the point begins to be played and the Australian defines. The ball stings twice and when it should have been a point for the oceanic, Ymer continues the play, Thompson returns to the net and gives the play to the Swede.
In this way, the European got a match point that would end up giving the match to the next point. And at the end of it, problems. Ymer and Thompson crossed paths in a verbal duel that could have escalated without the interruption of the umpire that separated the two. Post match, the Australian refused to attend the press conference.