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Stefanos Tsitsipas of the Greek
Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas stormed into the French Open semi-finals for the second time in a row by defeating world No. 2 Daniil Medvedev in the quarterfinals of the French Open. He has reached the top-four of the French Open for the fourth time. At the same time, German player Alexander Zverev reached the semi-finals of the French Open for the first time. He is also the second German player to reach the semi-finals of the French Open since the 90s. Earlier in 1996, Michael Stich was the German player to reach the French Open.
Tsitsipas avenges Australian Open loss
Tsitsipas, the 5th seed of the tournament, avenged his semi-final loss at this year’s Australian Open by defeating Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 7-6 and 7-5. Medvedev defeated Tsitsipas in the semi-finals of the Australia Open. Tsitsipas won the second set in a tiebreaker. Taking the lead in the first set, won it 6-3.
Tsitsipas said – it was a very close match
After the win, Tsitsipas said – it was a very close match. We both did good service. I was playing against one of the best players in the French Open. I am happy that I was able to play well throughout the match and take my game to a higher level.
German player Alexander Zverev defeated Spain’s Alejandro Davydovich Fokin 6-4, 6-1, 6-1 in the quarterfinals of the French Open.
Zverev defeated Alejandro in the quarterfinals
Zverev defeated Spain’s Alejandro Davydovich Fokin 6-4, 6-1, 6-1 in the quarter-finals. Zverev initially had a dispute over the line call. After that, Zverev defeated in all three sets to reach the semi-finals. He said after the match, “He is happy to reach the semi-finals. But I am not satisfied. I could have done better. Now we will see what happens next.”