Roger Federer Switzerland in the Hopman Cupduel against the United States on a 1-0 lead. The number three of the world got it Tuesday with a 6-4 and 6-1 of Frances Tiafoe (ATP 39).
In the second singles takes on Belinda Bencic (WTA 54) against Serena Williams (WTA 16). Then follows a final double. Tennis legends Federer and Williams, which together accounted for 43 grandslams (in the room), then for the first time opposite each other.
Switzerland, defends in the Australian Perth his title in the Hopman Cup. Federer and Bencic defeated in their first groepsduel the British Cameron Norrie and Katie Boulter. Williams and Tiafoe lost their opening match against the Greeks Stefanos Tsitsipas and Maria Sakkari.