Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev star in a second semifinal tall of Madrid Masters 1000. The Greek, the champion of the Masters 1000 in Monte Carlo a few days ago, and the German, the defending champion in the Spanish capital, are looking for a place in the grand final of its fourth Masters 1000 of the season. Novak Djokovic and Carlos Alcaraz argue another semifinal.
Tsitsipas have to work hard this Saturday to beat in the quarterfinals Andrew Rublev for 6-3, 2-6 and 6-4 on a day of great level in the antepenultimate round of the tournament. Number 5 in the world, the Hellenic player thus qualified for the semifinals after joining that victory with the achievements of the previous days against Lucas Pouille (6-3 and 6-4 in the second round) and against Grigor Dimitrov (6-3 and 6-4).
The Greek during this period of the clay court showed that he was once again one of the conquering candidates Roland Garros. Finalist last year in Paris, where he dominated two sets to nothing Novak Djokovic, Tsitsipas successfully defended a few weeks ago Title to the Monte Carlo Masters 1000 and only resulted in the quarterfinals of Godó of Barcelona against Carlos Alcaraz. Now, he is looking to reach his second final in Madridwhere he lost to Djokovic in 2019 in the deciding match.
Yes you know what to win Madrid Zverevnumber 3 in the world and has a good relationship with this tournament. Champion in 2018 and in 2021, is battling in his third semi-final in an event where he always reaches at least the quarterfinals. He is two victories away from raising what could be sixth Masters 1000 on his record and rebuilt himself after his early defeat in Munich a few days ago.
Zverev reach the semifinals after beating at dawn Felix Auger-Aliassime, on the second shift of the evening session. The German won with authority, 6-3 and 7-5so keep walking with a steady step Madrid. Only one set fell on the road, in the second round against Marin Cilic, that he came from behind to win 4-6, 6-4, 6-4. Then he bowed Lorenzo Musetti 6-3, 1-0 and retired before beating the Canadian player.
The final rivalry between the circuits did not last long Tsitsipas and Zverevbecause both saw each other’s faces exactly on Monte Carlo Masters 1000 semi-finals which was occupied by the Greeks a few days ago. Tsitsipas is then imposed by a clear 6-4 and 6-2although the height of Madrid will provide different conditions in this battle.
Despite this, the truth is that Tsitsipas seems to have made a measure Zverevwhich he dominates 7-3 in front. Stefanos won three duels played between the two on clay. In addition to playing in Monte Carlo, he won the quarterfinals of this tournament Madrid of 2019 7-5, 3-6 and 6-2 and, more importantly, in the semifinals of Roland Garros last yearwhere after many fights they won 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 4-6 and 6-3.
When was Tsitsipas – Zverev played?
the battle was played Today, Saturday, May 7, not before 9:00 pm
Where to find Tsitsipas – Zverev?
The meeting will be visible to Teledeporte and RTVE Play. In principle, the game is not scheduled to be broadcast by VAMOS or by Movistar Deportes due to its coincidence with the Endesa League and the NBA playoffs. You can follow all the information about the battles and tournaments through website of the world of sports.
Source: La Verdad
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