The bahiense Guido Pella concluded his participation within the Australian Open falling defeated towards the Italian Fabio Fognini, in a match akin to the third spherical.

Pella (22 preclassified) succumbed to Fognini (12) for 7-6 (0), 6-2 and 6-3, after two hours 09 minutes of play.

With an affectivity of 61% with his first serve; with a service that was damaged 5 occasions; with 30 unforced errors and solely 15 winners; preventing for victory grew to become one thing unattainable for Pella.

Past the exhausting defeat, earlier than a Fognini who had passages of excellent tennis, Pella leaves Melbourne after getting his finest historic efficiency within the Australian Open having agreed to 3rd spherical.