Marach (left) and Oswald in Tokyo. / Picture: APA / GEORG HOCHMUTH
The tennis doubles Oliver Marach / Philipp Oswald landed a first victory in the Olympic tennis tournament on Sunday. The two veterans prevailed against the Australians John Millman / Luke Saville, who also competed individually, after 79 minutes 7: 5.6: 2. In the round of 16, the 41-year-old Marach and the 35-year-old Oswald will continue on Monday (4th match after 4:00 a.m. CEST) against the number three seeded Colombians Juan-Sebastian Cabal / Robert Farah.