Score, report, and key facts
Horansky conquered a good lead at the beginning of the set after breaking Hanfmann in the 1st game (1-0). However, Yannick manage to stage a good comeback to break Horansky in the 4th (2-2) and in the 6th (4-2) game before winning the set (6-3).
A crucial moment of the match was when Hanfmann won 5 consecutive games in the 1st set to change the scoreline from 0-2 to 5-2
The German won the set after he broke the Slovakian 3 times in the 3rd (2-1), in the 5th (4-1) and in the 7th (6-1) game. That was enough for Hanfmann to win the set since he didn’t concede his serve during the rest of the set.
Filip was not able to offer any resistance in the last 6 games of the set (from 0-1 to 6-1)
At the end of the match, Yannick scored 59 points vs. Filip’s 35 points.
The German served extremely well to win 81% of the points (26/32) behind his first serve. However he won only 38% points (5/13) on his second serve. Yannick was well focused in converting 83% of the break points that he conquered (5/6). On the other side, the Slovakian was exceptional in converting all the break points (1/1). Nonetheless, that was not enough to win the encounter.
Highlights Yannick Hanfmann vs. Filip Horansky Ludwigshafen Challenger