Sergiy suffered a 6-4, 6-7 (5), 2-6, 6-1, 7-9 loss to world no.39 Borna Coric in Wimbledon opener on Tuesday. Each player broke four times during the three hours, 55-minute meeting. The young Croatian hope recorded his first ever Championships win.
Stats: aces (17-9), double faults (6-9), winners (64-47), unforced errors (43-37), total points won (170-164).
It was Sergiy’s seventh appearance at the All England Club. His best singles result was third round in 2013 and 2014.
The Kiev native paired with Australian Sam Groth in the doubles competition. They fell to no.3 seeds Vasek Pospisil (CAN) and Jack Sock (USA) in the first round (7-5, 6-7, 6-7, 1-6).
Gentlemen’s singles draw has been made for the third Grand Slam of the season, the Wimbledon, taking place in London, from June 29 to July 12. Sergiy will open his 2015 campaign against world no.39 Borna Coric of Croatia. It will be their third career encounter (1-1 H2H record).
The Kiev native could meet no.25 seed Andreas Seppi in the second round, and third-seeded Andy Murray in R3.
This will be Sergiy’s seventh appearance at the All England Club. He recorded his best result in 2013 and 2014 when he reached the third round.
Stako will team up with Australian Sam Groth in the doubles competition. They will face no.3 seeds Vasek Pospisil (CAN) and Jack Sock...
Sergiy suffered a 5-7, 4-6 third round loss to world no.92 Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan at the Aegon Open on Wednesday.
The Kiev native broke twice from four opportunities, while his rival converted four of his nine chances, recording the second victory in their five matches. Stako won 53% of points on his first service, to Istomin`s 78%.
Stats: aces (4-8), double faults (3-1), total points won (66-83).
Sergiy made an upset at the Aegon Open on Tuesday, beating no.6 seed Viktor Troicki 6-4, 6-2 in one hour to move into the ATP 250 event third round.
Stako converted three of his four break point chances and won 81% of his first service points, improving to a 2-4 H2H mark against the in-form Serb.
Stats: aces (10-9), double faults (1-5), total points won (61-45).
Sergiy will next face Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan who eliminated ninth-seeded Argentine Juan Monaco.
Sergiy advanced into the Aegon Open Nottingham with a 6-4, 6-3 victory over world no.53 Steve Johnson on Sunday.
The Kiev native converted four of his eight break point opportunities and saved four of five break points he faced during the one hour, 15-minute match. He is now tied 1-1 in H2H with the American.
Stats: aces (5-3), double faults (2-1), total points won (73-60).
Stako will take on no.6 seed Viktor Troicki (SRB) for a place in the ATP 250 event quarter-final.
Sergiy has suffered opening round loss to Ernests Gulbis 4-6, 6-7 (3) at the Gerry Weber Open on Tuesday. The match lasted one hour and 36 minutes.
Stako was broken once in the first set. Games went with serve in the second set, the Latvian prevailed in a tie-breaker to seal the third win in five career meetings between the two.
Stats: aces (3-9), double faults (1-1), total points won (74-82).
The Kiev native teamed up with Lukas Rosol in the doubles competition. They were stopped by no.2 seeds Florin Mergea (ROM) and Rohan Bopanna (IND) in the first round (6-2, 3-6, 8-10).
World no.66 Sam Groth advanced to the second round of the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart after Sergiy retired in the third set (6-4, 5-7, 3-5) after one hour and 54 minutes of play.
Stako won the opening set, but the Australian managed to break once in the second and third sets, earning a chance to serve for the victory at the ATP World Tour 250 grass court event, just before the Kiev native was forced to retire.
Stats: aces (8-22), double faults (4-8), total points won (94-100).
It was the first career meeting between the two.