The first racket of Ukraine Oleksandr Dolgopolov (No. 63 in the ATP ranking) failed to overcome the starting round on the ATP tour Apia Sydney International in Sydney (Australia).
In the first round Dolgopolov in two hours lost to the representative of Luxembourg, Gilles Muller with a score of 6:3, 3:6, 5:7.
Both players made six double faults per match. On account Dolgopolov eight aces, Muller – 14.
Gilles Mueller takes the 34th place in the ATP ranking, he is the first racket of Luxembourg.