For the first time in history, Roger Federer and Serena Williams faced each other in a competitive event. Federer came out victorious alongside Bencic in the mixed doubles rubber.
This match also attracted a Perth Arena record tennis crowd of 14,, which was the highest attendance for a tennis match in Western Australian history.
The draw took place on 3 October and it placed the 8 teams into two groups, according to the following ranking-based seedings:. Scores counted as a 4—0, 4—0 win for the French mixed pair.
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Interesting to note that two of the best all-time tennis players, men and women, will both feature in the Hopman Cup after both Roger Federer and Serena Williams confirmed their participation in the tournament.
The competition began with Australia getting the better of France , with Ash Barty and Matthew Ebden both winning their singles matches to take an invincible lead before losing in their mixed doubles match.
On the same day, Great Britain were helped by Cameron Norrie who overcame Stefanos Tsitsipas and his doubles pairing with Marria Sakkari to help them win that tie against Greece Germany blanked Spain with Alexanderr Zverev defeating a fighting David Ferrer and Angelique Kerber overcoming Garbine Muguruza before the pair clinching the mixed doubles match as well.
Switzerland then ran away to a win over Great Britain with Roger Federer winning it in straight sets and Belinda Bencic also not dropping a set.
Germany strengthened their chances of making the final with a win over France in a rubber that the former won via the singles matches itself.
Angelique Kerber and Alexander Zverev won both their singles matches but lost in the mixed doubles encounter. For them to qualify for the final though, they will need to beat Australia, who overcame Spain after a similar scoreline against France as well.
For the Hopman Cup, five of the teams have been confirmed. This includes hosts Australia and defending champions Switzerland to go with Greece, Spain and Germany.
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