the Fifth racket of the world of Daniil Medvedev was eliminated in the first round of the tennis tournament in Rotterdam. Russian tennis player lost in straight sets to canadian Waseca Pospisil with the score 4:6, 3:6.
Daniil Medvedev was considered the favorite of the tournament and was seeded at the first number. But he was forced to cover a racket already after the first meeting. Could not overcome the second barrier and another Russian tennis player Karen Khachanov. Karen lost to Briton Daniel Evans with the score 6:4, 3:6, 4:6.
Daniil Medvedev found an explanation for his failure. “I played well enough to win. Will be harder to train that to be successful at the tournament in Marseille” — quoted Medvedev RIA Novosti.