2019-01-01 22:35:14 Source: Netease Sports
Netease Sports reported on January 1:
In the new season, the Hopman Cup continues in the group stage, while in Group B, Federer defender, Switzerland, against the US led by Seren. Federer and Serena have won singly, and Switzerland has won the United States 2-1 with a double win. The American team was defeated in two wars, and Switzerland remained undefeated.
20. Grand Slam champion Federer continued to play well, and the Swiss king easily beat the American novice Tiafu 6-4, 6-1. The two sides stopped at 4-4 in the first set, and from the 9th round Federer completely controlled the match, and the Swiss won the next 7 games. The second set of Tiafua collapsed, the American novice who pulled Federer into the five Grand Slam set-up fight, surrendered for only 22 minutes.
The 37-year-old Serena helped the United States to equalize the result in the women's singles field, overcoming the unfavorable situation in the first set of ups and downs, and reversed 10 of Benčić's best results with 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. Serena opened a swing, but the American star lost the next seven games in a row after a 3-0 lead. Fortunately, after joining the second set, Serena stopped the crisis and turned the defeat to a powerful attack.
The win of Federer and Serena means that the last match between mixed pairs is more interesting, which is the first match between the two top stars in men's and women's tennis. Federer and Serena for the first time in the net, the co-operation of the Swiss King and Benčić is tedious, two have won Seren / Tiafu with a score of 4-2, 4-3 (5-3), defending champion of Switzerland. He also kept the undefiled golden body of the group stage.
On Wednesday, Hopman Cup will open a Group A group meeting. The German team, consisting of Little Zvil and Kobel, will face the French team of Cornett and Puy.