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ATP Finals. Novak Djokovic was probably defeated by John Isner

Djokovic won the first victory. Ronaldo welcomed him


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The brilliant beginning of Novak Djokovic in London

Serbian Novak Djokovic won the first match of the ATP Finals in London with a score of 6: 4, 6: 3.

In the first set, world leader in the fifth game, the leader defeated his opponent and scored his points. In the second game, the situation repeats itself, but in the seventh and ninth games. Sergio released Isner's receipt one hour and 14 minutes later.

Under Ronald

Cristiano Ronaldo, Spanish player Giorgio Rodriguez and his son Cristiano Ronaldo accompanied the audience at the O2 hall. When the cameras showed "Juventus" footballers, the audience was welcomed with great enthusiasm.

Portuguese tennis player. When he played in Real Madrid, he became a frequent guest at the ATP tournament in the city.

Source: PAP / EPA / FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA Cristiano Ronaldo stands at O2 Hall in London

For the sixth title

Djokovic started to compete in the sixth category in a good style craftsmanship tournament. His opponents are the German Gustavo Kuerten, who left the court a few hours ago, Alexander Zverev of Germany and Marin Chilic of Croatia. Zverev won in two sets.

Lucas Castro and Brazilian Marcelo Melo lost to Mike Brian and Jacek Sok 3: 6, 6: 7 (5-7) in the debut tournament. The match ended with a double error in the pole. He did not go for a revision in the open that was stolen by a third and a half of Brazil.

At another meeting of the same group, Knowles-Nestor, Austria's most influential Austrian businessman Oliver March and Croatia's Maat Pavic won the Frenchman Pierre Hughes Herbert and Nicholas Mahut 6: 4, 7: 6 (7-3). They, in turn, overcame their opponents in the open French Open. On Wednesday, Cubot and Melo play French debut.

For the fifth time, Cubot, along with various partners, appears at the ATP final. A year ago, at the decisive match with Melo, they lost to Finn Henri Contensean and Australian John Pearce 4: 6, 2: 6. Bulgarian Grigor Dimitro won a year in a year, which did not meet the current edition.

Fortuna goes to court

The prize fund of the ATP Finals is $ 8.5 million. Each debut list for participation is 100,000, and a single player is twice as big. The group has doubled to 38,000, and the final to the final was 103,000. Bonus and Winning in 200,000 Winners The winners are enriched to 517,000. If they fail on the road, the dollar.

It will be even more impressive in a single amount. Group win – 203 thousand bonus. $ 620 thousand for the final, the victory in the tournament – 1.28 million dollars. The winner waited $ 2,712 million after five duets.

The final will be held on November 18 in both competitions.

Results of Monday's matches:

single – Gustavo Kuertena group:
7: 6 (7: 5), 7: 6 (7-1) by Alexander Zverev (Germany, 3) – Marin Chilic (Croatia, 5)
Novak Djokovic (Serbia, 1) – John Isner (USA, 8) 6: 4, 6: 3

Double Game – Knowles-Nestor Group:
Mike Brian, Jack Sock (USA, 5) – Lucas Cubot, Marcelo Melo (Poland, Brazil, 3)
6: 3, 7: 6 (7-5)
Oliver Marah, Mate Pavic (Austria, Croatia, 1) – Pierre Hugger Herbert, Nicholas Mahut (France, 8)
6: 4, 7: 6 (7-3)

Author: pqv
Source:, PAP

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