Saturday, August 14, 2021 02:49 AM (GMT+7)
(Sports News – Tennis News) Tsitsipas showed superiority against the 6th seed Casper Ruud, while Reilly Opelka also excellently defeated Roberto Bautista Agut.
Tsitsipas easily beat Casper Ruud, straight to the semi-finals
Casper Ruud can be considered the most difficult obstacle for Stefanos Tsitsipas since the beginning of the tournament. However, runner-up Roland Garros did not disappoint fans when he continued to show sublime performance. In the opening set, Tsitsipas won the first 5 games in a row and made the opponent hang up the racket with a score of 6-1 after only 24 minutes.
Tsitsipas easily advanced to the semi-finals
Entering set 2, Casper Ruud gradually regained his composure. However, the Norwegian could only hold out until the 9th game, before watching Tsitsipas win the hinged break-point and win the set with a score of 6-4. The match ended after 1 hour 16 minutes.
“Dark Horse” Opelka defeats Agut, dating Tsitsipas
Against the 10th seed Roberto Bautista Agut, Reilly Opelka entered confidently. Set 1, he won break-point in game 4 and won 6-3.
Drama only appeared in set 2. The two players struggled fiercely and pulled each other into the tie-break series. By this time, the advantage of youth was fully exploited by Opelka, he won 3 min-breaks to win convincingly 7-1, thereby closing the match with a score of 2-0 (ratio of sets: 6-) 3, 7-6). Going into the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup, Opelka will face Tsitsipas.
(Tennis news) Medvedev gently went on, while Tsitsipas easily defeated the player who just won the Olympic silver.