2019-01-01 22:35:14 Source: Netease Sports
On January 1st, Netease Sports announced:
In the new season, Hopman Cup continues the match in the group stage. In Group B, the champion of Federer, Switzerland, is against the United States, led by Serena. Federer and Serena won the singles, while Switzerland beat the United States 2-1 with a mixed double victory. The US team won two wars, and Switzerland remained undefeated.
The 20th Grand Slam champion Federer continued to play well, and the Swiss King easily defeated the US debutante Tiafu with a score of 6-4, 6-1. From the 9th initiative, Federer fully controlled the game. The Swiss king won the next 7 games. The second set of Tiafs collapsed, the US rookie who drove Federer in the Battle of the Five Grand Slams, surrendered in just 22 minutes.
37-year-old Serena helped the United States tie the result of the female single. It surpassed the unfavorable situation in the first set of ups and downs and changed the first Benchk derby with a score of 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. Serena opened the moment but the American star lost the next 7 games in a row after a 3-0 lead. Fortunately, after entering the second set, Serena ended the crisis over time and overturned defeat with a strong attack.
The victory of Federer and Serena means that the final mixed doubles match is more interesting, which is the first match between the two biggest stars in the men's and women's tennis. Federer and Serena are first in the net, the co-operation between the Swiss King and Benchic is more taciturn, the two have won Serena / Tiafu with a score of 4-2, 4-3 (5-3), the defender of the champion Switzerland Also held the invincible gold body from the group phase.
On Wednesday, the Hopman Cup will enter Group A Group A match. The German team made up of Mal Zwielew and Kobel will face the French team of Cornet and Puy.