He made the easy difficult, but Tsitsipas qualified for the “8” of Vienna!


He got serious at the end and checked his ticket for the Vienna tournament. Stefanos Tsitsipas!

The Greek tennis player eliminated the Czech 2-1 (6-3, 4-6, 7-5), Thomas Machtsin his “16” phase Erste Bank Open and on Friday (27/10) he will compete against the Croat, Borna Gojo, for a place in the semi-finals of the event. Then, if he qualifies, he will face one of Medvedev or Katsanov.

THE Tsitsipas he entered the game strongly and broke early in the 1st set for 2-0, while with his serve he went 3-0. The Czech tried to react, but to no avail, he did not “break” the serve and the set ended 6-3 in favor of the 25-year-old.

Then, in the 2nd set, the Greek tennis player failed to have an “answer” to Makhats’ serve and was defeated 6-4 with the Czech breaking in the 10th game. Thus, Machats broke to 3-1 and held it for 4-1.

In the 7th game Tsitsipas had a double break point and took back the break for 4-3, while in the 11th game he also had a double break point, with Machats “erasing” it. The Greek’s new break point had the same result, however, with the fourth he reached a break at 6-5. In the end, with his serve he closed the set at 7-5 and took the victory.

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