The two-time French open winners of the double competition won on Friday in Melbourne their two-round part 6: 4, 6: 7 (7: 9), 6: 4 against the Americans Austin Krajicek / Sam Guerra. The two could not use a match ball in the Tiebreak of the second sentence. In the round of the best 16 it gets the duo with the position five John Peers’s position from Australia and Filip Place from Slovakia to do. Gleiwitz and Main are the number twelve of the sitting list.

In 2019 and 2020, the Coburger Gleiwitz and the Cologne Main celebrated the title at the French Open in Paris. In the past season, the two could not compete together because of a knee operation of Main. At the Australian Open Gleiwitz / Main first played together only 2020, but lost in the first round.

Periodic throws half out

The Darmstadt Andrea Petrovich took the first hurdle in the women’s competition on the side of Romania Jaqueline Cristian meanwhile. Against Simona Hale / Elena Ruse (both Romania) there was a clear 6: 4, 6: 0.