Greek tennis star Stefanos Tsitsipas has successfully won the second round of the Australian Open.

The 20-year-old beat Serbian Viktor Troicki in a hard-fought four sets, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2, 7-5.

It is the second time in the promising youngster’s career that he has made it through to the third round of a grand slam.

The win follows Tsitsipas’ impressive performance on Monday against Italian Matteo Berrettini.

Tsitsipas Achieves Greatest End result But In Melbourne

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Despite being a fair way from home, Tsitsipas has been welcomed with open arms by Melbourne’s Greek community, who have been cheering him on since the AusOpen campaign kicked off, as can be seen in the videos below.

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Great scenes at #Melbourne Park as ⁦@StefTsitsipas⁩ wins second round in front of adoring fans #Hellenes 🇬🇷🇬🇷🇬🇷⁦@AustralianOpen#AusOpen2019

— Elly Symons🏛 (@ellymariasymons) January 16, 2019