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A. Bolt (AUS)
D. Thiem (AUT)
|A. Bolt (AUS)||2||7||7(7)||1||2|
|D. Thiem (AUT) ||6||5||6(5)||6||6|
|Set won by D. Thiem||2 - 6||D. Thiem leads 2 to 3|
|Set won by D. Thiem||1 - 6||D. Thiem has tied the match at 2 sets all|
|Set won by A. Bolt||7(7) - 6(5)||A. Bolt leads 2 to 1|
|Set won by A. Bolt||7 - 5||A. Bolt has tied the match at 1 set all|
|Set won by D. Thiem||2 - 6||D. Thiem leads 0 to 1|
Australia’s Alex Bolt has a tough task ahead of him at the Australian Open second round, in the form of Dominic Thiem. Join The Roar for live scores of the match from around 1:30pm (AEDT).
Bolt finished very strongly in a superb comeback victory over Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the first round, prevailing 7-6, 1-6, 6-7, 6-1, 6-4, but enters this clash with fifth seed Thiem as a huge outsider. These competitors squared off twice in futures tournaments back in 2012, but have never played each other since.
Start time: 1:30pm (AEDT) – estimated time only. Match will start after Moore and Sharma vs Barty and Georges
Court: Melbourne Arena
Odds: Thiem $1.03, Bolt $9.00
Head-to-head: Bolt 1, Thiem 1
Ranking: Thiem 5, Bolt 140
Career titles: Thiem 16, Bolt 0