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He had been chosen partly because he beat Tomic in the 2013 US Open after coming back from a set and three games down, and he threatened to repeat the feat after breaking back in the second set to force a tie-break, only for some wild forehands to cost him as he fell 7-2.
The 44-year-old veteran made up by breaking back in the fourth and sixth games with a held serve in-between to draw level 3-3.
STRATEGY: STAND ASIDE USD/JPY - Any hopes for a short-term base have been wiped away, with the market now breaking back below key short-term support at 88.