Friday, October 16, 2020 13:06 PM (GMT + 7)
(Sports news, tennis news) Daniil Medvedev, the number 6 player in the world has been in extremely bad form recently, which made him extremely angry with himself.
Daniil Medvedev, the world’s sixth-place Russian player is in poor performance. In the last 3 tournaments that this player attended, Medvedev only won 1 match and lost to 3. Eliminated in the first round of the Hamburg and Roland Garros tournaments, to St. The Petersburg Open is taking place in Russia, the defending champion Medvedev also stops in the second round.
Medvedev angrily smashes his racquet in front of his opponent
Against the 36th world player, the American, Reilly Opelka, Medvedev won 6-2 in the first set, but in the next 2 sets he let the 2m11 tall opponent “upstream” win 5-7 , 4-6. It is worth mentioning that the American “giant” has saved four break points in the decisive set, which is the highlight of Opelka’s honorable reverse victory.
Too angry with his “pale” form, after going up to the net to touch the opponent, Medevedev then put all his strength into his arm smashing the racket to relieve his anger.
Opelka admitted after the game, Medvedev was an interesting player: “I’ve been a fan of Dani for a while, before the US Open … I’m definitely different from his fans. He’s one of my friends. Most watched because I was happy to see him play It was always a difficult game, to be played against one of the best players in the world, and on his home turf. great for me “.
Winning a ticket to the quarterfinals, the American giant 2m11 will clash with the Croatian No. 7 seed, Borna Coric at 8:00 p.m., October 16.
Many famous players participated in the ATP 500 St.. The Petersburg Open is taking place in Russia.