Pablo Carreño signed a great performance and passed over the Australian John millman (6-2 and 6-4) to give Spain the first point of the crossing against Australia, from group B of the ATP Cup that takes place in Melbourne.
“I am happy for this victory and look forward to what may happen in the event that I have to play doubles. A very complicated match, especially after the quarantine but I have been very comfortable, “he commented after the conclusion of his match.
The Asturian became an unexpected actor, and luxury, on the center court Rod Laver Arena from Melbourne Park after compatriot Rafael Nadal announced his injury leave one hour before the start of the first match.
The setback gave way to Carreño to dispute the individual as team number two against ‘aussie’ Millman, with whom he maintained a favorable face-to-face 3-1.
He did not accuse the lack of preparation for the meeting and signed a high-level tennis match, using numerous parallels to break up the local fort.
his effectiveness to the rest he frustrated three services from the rival in the last section of the first set in a row and unhinged a Millman who ended up desperate with the strength of the Gijon player.
In the same way, the second set started and an early break it served to certify both the second sleeve and the match.
His compatriot Roberto Bautista will have the opportunity to sentence the overall victory against the Australians in the match that will follow against the young Alex De Miñaur.