Defeat Russia In Hopman Cup
McCarton Ackerman | December 30, 2017
It’s still 2017, but CoCo Vandeweghe and Jack Sock kicked off their 2018 season in style by defeating Russia 2-1 on opening day at the Hopman Cup in Perth, Australia.
Competing in her first match as a Top 10 player, World No. 10 Vandeweghe opened up play with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. World No. 8 then Sock clinched the tie by defeating Khachanov 6-4, 1-6, 6-3. The Russians prevailed in
“I’d like to take one more trophy at the start of the year,” said Vandeweghe. “I hope Jack feels the same.”
The Americans, slotted in Group B in the round-robin