VICTOR China Open 2018
The Czech player has played extremely smart in the first set so far. Federer needs to make his move now. This is rather unexpected.
Berdych takes a lead in the first set as Federer missed chances to break the Czech player. Federer makes a comeback but Berdych has the upper-hand. Federer held the serve despite losing the opening point. Probably the most number of errors Federer has made so far as Berdych takes the first two games in the first set. This is a surprise! It is now time for the tennis maestro Roger Federer to take the court against Tomas Berdych.
The two meet for the third successive year at the Melbourne Park. Simona Halep has made it to the first semifinal of Australian Open after beating Karolina Pliskova , in just 1 hour and 12 minutes! Halep on a lead in the second set. Simona Halep takes three straight games to win the first set against Karolina Pliskova.
Halep has won five of their previous six meetings. And we have the semifinalist. What a great, intense game out there at the Rod Laver Arena as Chung just a point away from entering semifinal. Sandgren has saved four match points.
Chung now at deuce, Sandgren tries to hold the defeat for as long as possible as he avoids giving Chung the match point. The American trails by but Chung looks set to win this one. Chung is edging towards making history as he is set to become the first South Korean to ever enter semifinals. He has taken a lead in the third and what looks like the final set of the quarterfinal match against Sandgren.
Third set underway as the confident South Korean takes lead. Sandgren, however, has not given up as he sends Chung so wide that all he could do was lose the point. Good stuff from the American! A very intense game is underway at the Rod Laver Arena.
We are headed into the tie-breaker for the second set as both players are level at Some excellent groundstrokes by both the players as Sandgren attempts a comeback after a shot rally. Chung looked in control after breaking the second set but the American seems to have taken things in his control. Chung wraps up the opening set in just 37 minutes to defeat Sandgren Tennys Sandgren needs to own what he's all about. Just a sad day for an injured Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open.
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