In the 2015 French Open, Novak Djokovic advanced to the fourth round after defeating Kokkinakis in straight sets.
On Wednesday, June 29, Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia will face Novak Djokovic, the world’s third-ranked player and top seed, in the second round of the 2022 Wimbledon. In their lone prior meeting, which took place at the 2015 French Open, Djokovic advanced to the fourth round after defeating Kokkinakis in straight sets. It seemed as certain a result that Djokovic would defeat Soon-woo Kwon as the night after the day. However, the manner in which Djokovic achieved that victory was unexpected.
Despite not having the most well-known name on grass, Kamil Majchrzak entered his first-round match against Thanasi Kokkinakis as a 3/4 favorite to win. Instead, in a battle that lasted two hours and 23 minutes, Kokkinakis slammed on the brakes and defeated his opponent in straight sets. Although Djokovic may have been forced to play four sets in a previous round, this should be much easier. slender sets.
Djokovic v Kokkinakis are scheduled to face each other on Wednesday, June 29 in the second round of the 2022 Championships. The timing of the match has not been decided yet. The Championship is scheduled to begin on June 27 and go on until July 10. There were a number of exciting matches in the first round as the likes of Djokovic, Alcaraz, Murray, Shapovalov and others were in action.
128 players enter The Championships’ main draw every year, both for the Ladies’ and Gentlemen’s Singles categories. These players go through a series of elimination matches before only one victor remains. Overall, there are seven rounds in the main draw of Wimbledon. These are the first round, second round, third round, fourth round, quarter-final, semi-final and final.
|First round||June 27-28|
|Second round||June 29-30|
|Third round||July 1-2|
|Fourth round||July 3-4|
|Semi-final||July 7 (Ladies’), July 8 (Gentlemen’s)|
|Final||July 9 (Ladies’), July 10 (Gentlemen’s)|
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