• Williams won her singles, while Federer overcame Tiafoe
Roger Federer came out on top in his highly anticipated match-up with Serena Williams to help Switzerland clinch their Hopman Cup tie against the United States 2-1.
Federer gave Switzerland a 1-0 lead with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Frances Tiafoe. Williams then overcame a case of the first-set wobbles to post a 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 success over Belinda Bencic, levelling the tie.
Written by Australian Associated Press
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