Novak Djokovic v Fernando Verdasco Live
In a 2015 Australian Open mens singles third round match Fernando Verdasco, 31, of Spain will take on Novak Djokovic, 27, of Serbia.
Fernando Verdasco is currently ranked at 33 and is the 31st seed of this tournament. His highest ranking was 7th in 2009. He has six ATP singles titles to his credit. His best ever Australian Open performance is semi-finals in 2009. He has qualified for the fourth round of the French Open on five occasions. He has made the quarter finals in the Wimbledon in 2013 and the US Open in 2009 and 2010. He has won a doubles ATP Tour Final and the Davis Cup thrice and the Hopman Cup once.
In the first round Fernando Verdasco defeated unseeed James Ward from the United Kingdom 2-6 6-0 7-6 6-3. In the second round he beat another unseeded player from Japan Go Soeda 6-3 6-2 7-6.
Novak Djokovic beat qualifier Alijaz Bedene from Slovenia in the first round 6-3 6-2 6-4. In the second round he beat unseeded Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia 6-0 6-1 6-4. Novak Djokovic is one of the favourtites to win this competition and should beat his third round opponent quite comfortably.
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Posted: 24th January 2015
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