Daniel Medvedevthe: USPW USA TODAY / Reuters
Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev of Russia beat Serb Novak Djokovic in the semifinals of the tournament series “masters” in Cincinnati. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
Occupying the eighth position of the world ranking Medvedev was stronger than the first racket of the world. 23-year-old Russian celebrated victory in those sets (3:6, 6:3, 6:3). In the final tournament of the Russian tennis player will play against the Belgian David Goffin, who is 19-th racket of the world.
On 16 August, another Russian tennis player Andrey Rublev beat Swiss Roger Federer. For the latest defeat was the fastest in his career since 2003. The match lasted 62 minutes. Rublev advanced to the quarterfinals of the tournament, losing to Medvedev with the score 2:6, 3:6.
Medvedev four times won the tournament of the Association of tennis professionals (ATP).
Video, photo All from Russia.