|Nationality||Player||Set 1||Set 2||Set 3||Set 4||Set 5|
- - SIMON 6-1 3-6 6-7(5) 6-3 6-2 - Simon does indeed see off the dogged Udomchoke to seal his safe passage through to the second round! The Frenchman will now meet compatriot Julien Benneteau.
- - SIMON 6-1 3-6 6-7(5) 6-3 5-2 - Number 12 seed Simon looks to have overcome his gritty opponent Odomchoke. It looks like the Thai player is cramping as he hobbles off court looking to serve to stay in the match.
- - SIMON 6-1 3-6 6-7(5) 6-3 - SET - Simon and Udomchoke are headed to a fifth set on Court 3 after the Frenchman claims the fourth to three! Image: Simon grimaces against Udomchoke
- - SIMON 6-1 3-6 6-7(5) - SET - Number 12 seed Gilles Simon is in trouble on Court 3 as the Frenchman drops the third set to trail 2-1 to Thailand's Danai Udomchoke! There could be an upset brewing as the sun goes down in Melbourne!
- - SIMON 6-1 3-6 - SET - Danai Udomchoke has bounced back from an incredibly one-sided first set out on court 3 to take the second with a break of serve and level up with Simon
- - SIMON 6-1 – SET – Things are going to plan for 12th seeded Frenchman Gilles Simon over on Court 3. He’s just won the first set in his match against Thai player Udomchoke.
|Date of Birth||27/12/1984|
|Date of Birth||11/08/1981|