It was an early exit from the Australian Open for the femteseedede south african tennis player Kevin Anderson.
on the Night of Wednesday local time, he lost in four sets to american Frances Tiafoe, who is number 39 on the world ranking and the fourth youngest player in the top 50.
Anderson, who was in the Wimbledon finals last year, won the first set in the match, as he broke Tiafoe serv to 6-4.
In the second set then everything also appears that Anderson was on the vinderkurs, when he brought himself in front 3-0, but then tightened the 20-year-old american up and broke Anderson's serve twice and won the lot.
the south african bothered by a minor injury in the elbow at the start of the match, and eventually he could not keep up with Tiafoes pace.
In the third and fourth set broke the american his serve once in each batch, and so ended up fighting with an american victory on 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5.
this is The first time in his career, that Tiafoe plays to the third round of the Australian Open.
In the next round he is up against Andreas Seppi from Italy.
Anderson, who won his fifth ATP tournament earlier in the month, had looked forward to reach far in the grand slam tournament in Australia, after he for the first time since 2015 came forth from the first round. He has three years in a row reached the fourth round as his best result.
however, He is adept on hardcourt-the surface, when he, in 2017 reached the finals of the US Open.
But the second round was the terminus for the south african in Melbourne.
Also on the female lines have one of the favourites leaving the tournament early. Monday, lost to the former champion Victoria Azarenka in the first round to Laura Siegemund, who is number 110 in the world.
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