Aussie pain in Colombia
AUSTRALIANS Matthew Ebden and John Millman have lost their first- round matches at the ATP Tour’s Claro Open in Colombia.
On the hardcourts in Bogota yesterday, world No. 131 Ebden went down to Japan’s Tatsuma Ito 1- 6, 6- 3, 6- 4. Millman was eliminated by American Alexander Sarkissian 6- 3, 6- 3. That leaves Bernard Tomic and Sam Groth as the remaining Australians in the tournament. Defending champion and second seed Tomic is due to face the winner between Adrian Menendez- Maceiras and Alejandro Gonzalez.