short work evening for Felix Auger Eliassim At the US Open 2021: The Canadian benefited from a 6:3 and 3:1 defeat of his opponent Carlos Alcaraz’s photo He is in the semi-finals of the major for the first time.
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Last edit: September 08, 2021, 04:48 AM
The long-awaited duel between the two youngsters came too short to disappoint the fans: Carlos Alcaraz had to leave Arthur Ashe Stadium after just 68 minutes of play, and Felix Auger Alesim was ahead 6:3 and 3:1 at this point. . In his first Grand Slam semi-final, he will face Canada’s Daniel Medvedev on Friday. With Leylah Fernandez, the Canadian League has a second hot iron in the fire. Fernandez plays in the women’s semi-final against Aryna Sabalenka.
Daniel Medvedev He was already in the semi-finals of the US Open in the afternoon despite losing his first set on the course of the championship. The world number two beat Dutchman Bottic van de Zandscholp 6:3, 6:0, 4:6, 7:5 and still has a chance of his second final after 2019.
Medvedev again in the semi-finals
Medvedev, 25, of Moscow, has won eleven hard court titles since 2018 – more than any other professional. But like Olympic champion Alexander Zverev, who will meet South African Lloyd Harris on Wednesday (around 8pm/Eurosport), he is still waiting for a big Grand Slam victory.
Medvedev also reached the Australian Open final at the beginning of the year, but then lost in three straight sets to Novak Djokovic. Meanwhile, Van de Zandschul, 117th in the rankings, missed the first semi-final of the US Open qualifiers.
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