Korean tennis star Chung Hyeon breaks record by beating world no. 4 at Australian Open
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In sports news,… Korea’s 21-year-old tennis sensation Chung Hyeon made history over the weekend,… as the world number 58 dumped Alexander (ZEB-REV) Zverev Jr. of Germany out in the round of 32 at the Australian Open.
Chung becomes the first Korean tennis player to defeat an opponent ranked in the top-5,… and ties the record for the best finish in a major tournament by a Korean tennis player with Lee Hyung-taik , who made the round of 16 at the 2000 and 2007 U.S. Open.
Meanwhile, at 5pm local time, Chung is set to face off against former world number one,… and current 14th ranked Novak Djokovic of Serbia,… in hopes of setting another tennis record.