Aus Open 2016: Roger Federer vs. Alexandr Dolgopolov day 3 result, recap, replay score and reaction. Roger Federer continued his quest toward 2016 Australian Open glory on Wednesday, as he overcame 2016 Australian Open like he did Wednesday in his straight-sets victory over Alexandr Dolgopolov, the rest of the field is in serious trouble.
Federer cruised to a 6-3, 7-5, 6-1 win, which marked his second triumph in straight sets in two tries Down Under. He notched an incredible 25 aces in only three sets and controlled the contest from the opening games with his strong serve.
Dolgopolov managed to compete in the second set but never had much of a chance given Federer’s overall efficiency. Per the Australian Open’s official website, the No. 3 seed was a head-turning 43-of-49 on first-service points and managed five break points along the way to clinch the win and a spot in the third round.
The Australian Open passed along highlights of the aftermath following Federer’s victory:.