After getting to the semifinals in the first ATP 250 in Adelaide, Marcelo Melo from Minas Gerais as well as North American Mackenzie McDonald began well in the 2nd consecutive event in the Australian city. This Tuesday, they debuted with success, beating Bosnian Tomislav Brkic and Ecuadorian Gonzalo Escobar with partials of 6/4 and 6/1.
In the 2nd round, the Brazilian and also the American will deal with Lloyd Glasspool and Harri Heliovaara, being able to retaliate on the competition’s 4 seeded, who get in progressed in the dispute. The British and the Finn were the death squads of Melo as well as McDonald in the last week.
The initial collection was the most well balanced of the two as well as the only distinction was that Melo and McDonald only took advantage of 2 of the 10 break-points they had in their favor and also still experienced a break in the only possibility given to their rivals. They opened up 5/2, shed two games straight and the break of ferente, yet racked up another one at the end to make it 1 to 0.
With the beneficial rating, the Minas Gerais and the North American took off in the 2nd partial. In the initial game, they even got scared and had to save a break-point, however after that they were dominant. A break in the 4th game as well as an additional in the sixth developed the victory for Melo and McDonald, who scored 6/1 and also progressed in the competitors.