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Spain opens Hopman Cup by beating South Africa

Spain opens Hopman Cup by beating South Africa

Spain clinched a 2-1 victory over South Africa in the Hopman Cup mixed team event on Saturday by winning the mixed doubles 6-4, 6-7 (3), 10-8.
Kevin Anderson had earlier given South Africa the lead by beating Fernando Verdasco 7-6 (5), 6-4, before Annabel Medina Garrigues leveled the contest with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Chanelle Scheepers.
Later Saturday, Australia takes on Germany on the first day of the eight-country tournament that ends Jan. 5.


Updated : 2021-03-06 07:09 GMT+08:00