Xinhua News Agency, Paris, September 28 (Reporter Xiao Yazhuo) The 2020 French Open on the 28th broke out the biggest upset since the start. The fourth seed Medvedev lost in the first round to Hungary, who had never beaten him before. Player Fucovic has been eliminated in the first round of the clay court Grand Slam for 4 consecutive years.
Medvedev, now ranked fifth in the world, is one of the world’s top players among the “post-95” tennis players. He won the Cincinnati and Shanghai Masters Championships in the 2019 season and made his first Grand Slam final at the US Open. . He also reached the semifinals at the US Open earlier this month.
梅德韦杰夫目前排名世界第五，是“ 95后”网球选手中世界顶级选手之一。他在2019赛季赢得了辛辛那提和上海大师赛冠军，并在美国公开赛上首次闯入大满贯决赛。 。他还于本月初在美国公开赛上打入半决赛。
But the Russian player seemed to be "unaccustomed" as soon as he came to Roland Garros. Since his first participation in the French Open in 2017, he has never broken through the first round. This year, I picked up Fucovic, who had won three games and three wins before. Medvedev, who thought he could improve, still failed to get rid of the "curse", 6:4, 7:6 (3), 2:6, 6: 1. After 3 hours and 17 minutes of fierce battle, the opponent is still the winner.
After falling behind 1:2 in the first three sets, Medvedev still failed to find his form in the fourth set. He was broken in the first serving game and Fucovic gained a 2:0 advantage. In the 6th game, Medvedev was broken again, and Fucovic came to serve to win the game 5:1. At the critical moment, the Hungarian easily secured the serve and won the fourth set with a score of 6:1.
This victory was also the first time that Fucovic won against the top 10 players in the world.
The other two high-ranking seed players Nadal and Tim, who played in the first round of the men's singles that day, both passed easily. "King of clay" Nadal made his final appearance on the center court that day. He lived up to expectations by defeating Belarusian Gerasimov 6:4, 6:4, 6:2, winning his 94th victory in the French Open.
The new US Open champion and No. 3 seed Tim's opponent on the day was the Croatian star and 2014 US Open champion Cilic. Today, Cilic has fallen a lot from his peak strength, Tim defeated his opponent 6:4, 6:3, 6:3 in straight sets to advance to the next round.
In women’s singles, the much-watched No. 6 seed Serena Williams played against fellow American Christie Ann. Opponents brought Serena a big threat in the first game and once dragged the game into the tiebreaker. But Serena, who was better in terms of experience and strength, stabilized his position in time and won the tie-break 7-2. In the second set, Serena did not give his opponent any more chances and easily won the victory with 6:0.
在女子单打中，备受瞩目的6号种子小威（Serena Williams）与美国佳士得安（Christie Ann）对抗。对手在第一局比赛中给塞雷娜带来了巨大威胁，并将比赛拖入决胜局。但是经验和实力都更好的塞雷纳（Serena）稳定了自己的位置，并以7-2的比分赢得了平局。在第二盘中，塞雷纳（Serena）没有再给对手任何机会，以6：0轻松赢得了胜利。
Chinese "Golden Flower" Zhang Shuai made her debut on the same day. She scored 6:3, 7:6 (2) in straight sets. The knockout round will be the 12th seed and American player Keith, who has won the clay court Grand Slam for 5 consecutive years. wheel. (Finish)