«Obviously it was my turn to be very focused because Diego is a tennis player of great quality. In addition, he came to this game without having given up a single set. I knew that if I had time it could be dangerous, that’s why I tried to vary it, attracting it to the net and moving it well, ”he argued after the game.
Nor did the Buenos Aires player disturbed the King of Melbourne, who arrived at the event with great sensations after overcoming his first two appointments without complications, and fell into his domain after granting a disadvantage break in each of the three sleeves.
The Argentine tennis player often did not lack reason when he guaranteed that he would compete from you to the holder of seven titles in Australia but he lacked the extra essential ingredient to confirm the surprise against this type of rivals.
The Belgrade returned to a brilliant performance at the service after keeping it throughout the game, except in a game, against one of the great restorers of the circuit as Schwartzman.
In his previous victory against Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka he only lost two points to serve in the first two sets.
Regarding your next appointment, the Canadian Raonic arrives strongly after overcoming an obstacle course to access the quarterfinals, round in which he fell in the 2019 edition.
His victims to date were the Croatian Marin Cilic, the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas (6), the German Philipp Kohlschreiber, who retired before the meeting, and the Italian repescado of the previous Lorenzo Giustino.