David Goffin (ATP 22) has on Tuesday easily placed for the second round of the Australian Open. The Also defeated in Melbourne the Chileen Christian Garin (ATP 86) in three short sets. It was 6-0, 6-2 and 6-2 after 1 hour and 28 minutes of tennis.
It was the first mutual confrontation between the two players.
In the next round hits Goffin, the 21st seed, Spaniard Marcel Granollers (ATP 108) or the Romanian Marius Copil (ATP 60).
David Goffin is for the sixth time in the main table of the Australian Open. His best result is a semifinal in 2017. Last year he went in the second round against Frenchman Julien Benneteau.
After the elimination of Steve Darcis (ATP 321) is Goffin even the only Belgian man on the table in Melbourne. Darcis lost Tuesday with a 6-1, 6-4, and 6-4 of the Croatian Borna Coric (ATP 12). When the women managed to Elise Mertens (WTA 14) in advance. Also she is the only Belgian, who is still active on the Australian Open.