On the First day of the US Open, One After Another… A Sluggish Team Won a Major in 927 Days
4th place Rune lost to 63rd place Baena… 8th place in women’s singles line,
Sakari packs her bags, and championship candidates Djokovic, Sibiong Tech, and Goff cruise
On the first day of the last major tennis tournament of the year,
the US Open (total prize money of 65 million dollars, about 85.76 billion won),
unexpected incidents occurred one after another.
Dominic Thiem (81st, Austria), who fell into a slump with no end in sight after winning the 2020 tournament, 온라인카지노
defeated Alexander Bubrick (27th, Kazakhstan) in the first round of the men’s singles on the first day of the tournament held in New York, USA on the 28th (local time) for 1 hour.
It was 3-0 (6-3 6-2 6-4) in 52 minutes.
Tim is the player who stood out the most among the next-generation runners following Roger Federer (retired, Switzerland),
Novak Djokovic (2nd, Serbia), and Rafael Nadal (139th, Spain) in the men’s tennis ‘Big 3’.
At the 2020 US Open, he also won a major championship in four years as a non-Big 3 player.
However, since the wrist injury became chronic and his performance deteriorated, he could not win any competitions.
In major competitions, she reached the round of 16 only at the 2021 Australian Open,
was eliminated in the first round in all competitions she participated in afterwards.
Such a team captured Bubrick, the winner of the Terra Bortman Open,
in June and won a major tournament in 927 days.
After the victory, the team said, “I thought the US Open was the perfect place to win after a long time.
There are a lot of memories here,” he said, recalling the championship three years ago.
4th seed Holger Rune (4th place, Denmark) was 1-3 (3-6 6) to 63rd place Roberto Carballes Baena (Spain). -4 3-6 2-6)
Rune, who debuted as a pro in 2020, is a ‘divine’ who has won four championships on the Men’s Professional Tennis (ATP) tour.
In major tournaments, including the French Open and Wimbledon this year,
he has reached the quarterfinals three times in the past two years.
The 30-year-old Baena has twice won the ATP 250, the lowest-rated event on tour, in 2018 and this year.
His best performance in a major tournament was to reach the third round at the 2020 Australian Open.
Prior to the game, Rune expressed his dissatisfaction through social networking services (SNS)
that his game was assigned to Court 5 on the outskirts rather than a large stadium.
After the game, Rune said, “I didn’t expect to play on that court,”
but lowered his head, saying, “It’s obviously disappointing, but I won’t blame the loss on the court.”
In the women’s singles, 8th seed Maria Sakari (8th place, Greece)
lost to 71st place Rebecca Masarova (Spain) 0-2 (4-6 4-6) and was eliminated in the first round.
Sakari, who reached the semifinals at the French Open and US Open in 2021,
continued her slump by dropping out of the first round three times in a row in major tournaments from this year’s French Open to this tournament.
Sakari, who had protested to the referee during the first set saying ‘it smells’, said after the match that she “smelled cannabis somewhere” but “it didn’t lose because of that”.
Then, he expressed his helplessness, saying, “I think I need to rest. My mind is clouded, and everything is just difficult.”
The winning candidates cruised without wavering.
Novak Djokovic (2nd place, Serbia), who is trying to win his 24th major championship,
defeated Alexandre Muller (84th place, France) 3-0 (6-0 6-2 6-3) in 1 hour and 35 minutes.
I hit and went up to the 2nd round.
Djokovic competes with Bernabe Zapata Mirayes (76th, Spain) to advance to the third round.
In the women’s singles, Iga Sibiongtech (1st place, Poland), the first candidate for the championship, defeated Rebecca Petersson (86th place, Sweden)
2-0 (6-0 6-1) in 58 minutes and settled in the second round. did.
Coco Gough (6th) of the US, who recently won the Cincinnati Open and was on the rise, also defeated Laura Zygmunt (121st, Germany) 2-1 (3-6 6-2 6-4) in the first round and finished the tournament with ease. it started.