Athletistic / Tennis. During the 1/16 final match of the Masters Series tournament in Miami (USA), the German Dominik Köpfer (50th racket in the world) met the Frenchman Hugo Humbert (15th number in the ATP ranking). During this meeting, the opponent of Russian Daniil Medvedev in the fourth round of the competition in Florida was determined.

A sensational victory in three sets with a score of 3:6, 6:4. Köpfer won 6:3. The tennis players spent 2 hours and 14 minutes on the court. It is noteworthy that Humbert and Köpfer started their match 40 minutes earlier than Daniil Medvedev entered the field for the match with the British Camer Norrie, but the Russian reached the 1/8 finals of the tournament almost 40 minutes earlier.

The meeting between Medvedev and Köpfer will take place on March 26. Previously, tennis players met twice – both meetings were left to the Russian.