New York (dpa) – Last year’s finalist Daniil Medvedev is back in the semifinals of the US Open.
The 24-year-old won the Russian game with his fellow countryman Andrei Rublev in New York with 7: 6 (8: 6), 6: 3, 7: 6 (7: 5) and stands in the tennis classic in Flushing Meadows Year without lose a set. In the semifinals, the number five in the world now competes against the Austrian Dominic Thiem or Alex de Minaur from Australia.
In 2019, Medvedev only lost in a first-class final over five sets to Spaniard Rafael Nadal in New York. The defending champion is absent from the US Open this year.