Score, report, and key facts
There was not much difference between them in this set with the exception of 1 break that Francis conquered in the 5th game (3-2) before winning the set (4-2).
Tiafoe was quite dominant at the beginning of the set to break Ymer in the 1st game (1-0). Francis to win the set (4-2) as there were no other breaks.
The set was even with both players refusing to concede anything to the opposition. Eventually, the only discrepancy was one break that the American conquered in the 5th game (3-2) before winning the set (4-2).
At the end of the match, Francis scored 52 points vs. Mikael’s 46 points.
Francis was well focused in converting 50% of the break points that he procured (3/6). On the other side, Ymer wasn’t able to conquer any break point (0/4). That was one of the key issues for his loss.
After this contest, the head to head between Tiafoe and Ymer is 1-0 for Francis.
Highlights Frances Tiafoe vs. Mikael Ymer Next Gen ATP Finals – Milan
Next Match: Frances Tiafoe vs. Alex De Minaur – stats
Tiafoe will come up against De in the quarter.
The last time that they locked horns, De won 6-4 6-0 5-7 6-2 in the 2nd round in New York back in 2018.
Tennis Scores in Milan
- Alex De MinaurDe Minaur – Casper RuudRuud (4-1 4-0 4-2) – See score progression
- Frances TiafoeTiafoe – Ugo HumbertHumbert (4-2 4-35 3-44 4-1) – See score progression
- Jannik SinnerSinner – Mikael YmerYmer (4-0 4-2 4-1) – See score progression
- Casper RuudRuud – Alejandro Davidovich FokinaDavidovich Fokina (3-42 4-32 4-2 3-42 4-1) – See score progression
- Miomir KecmanovicKecmanovic – Casper RuudRuud (4-35 4-35 4-2) – See score progression
- Mikael YmerYmer – Ugo HumbertHumbert (4-32 1-4 4-2 4-1) – See score progression