– The Swiss Roger Federer earned a place in the third round of the Open championship of Australia on tennis, the tournament series “Grand slam” Australian Open.
In the second round of the competition, he defeated the representative of Germany Jan-Glenarden Straffon, making it in three sets– 6:4, 6:4, 7:6 (7:4).
Next opponent for Federer will be Frenchman Richard Gasquet.
36-year-old Federer is a five – time current winner of the Australian Open in men’s singles. Just on account of his 19 titles at the tournament series “Grand slam”.
The prize Fund Australian Open in 2018 is $54 thousand 43млн