Alexander Zverev for the first Time in the second round of the Australian Open. The 21-Year-old won with 6:3, 6:3 and 6:2 to 1:52 hours against Australian Alex Bolt. Of the 155. the world ranking list, was thanks to a Wildcard and Zverev could not be, despite the support of the home crowd dangerous.

“He has incredible Power,” said Zverev about his opponent, “I had a good return and my game. The today works pretty well.” In an Interview after the match ball, Zverev made jokes about his physique: “a lot of strength training shows no effect. Sometimes I’m called on the Tour, even asparagus.”

In the second round waiting for Zverev now Milos Raonic, who had previously defeated Pierre-Hugues Herbert. The canadian is currently ranked 17 in the world rankings. A half years ago Zverev in Wimbledon in the second round, was eliminated against Raonic, who made it to the final. In the case of the clay court Masters in Rome two years ago, a victory against the impact of strong Canadians managed to Zverev. “There will not be a lot of long ball,” said Zverev.

so Far, Zverev had never reaches the knockout stages at the Grand Slam tournament in Melbourne. By the victory, he pulls over on the Argentine Juan Martín del Potro in third place in the world rankings.

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