Medvedev sets up meeting with Fritz in Cincinnati quarter-finals
The first racket of the world of Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev reached the quarterfinals of the Masters series tournament, which takes place in Cincinnati (USA).
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In the third round match, Medvedev defeated the representative of Canada Denis Shapovalov with a score of 7:5, 7:5. The meeting lasted 1 hour 46 minutes.
Medvedev fired four times, made five double faults and converted three out of 13 break points. Shapovalov served two aces, made five double faults and took one opponent’s serve.
As you know, the Russian tennis player took the lead in a personal confrontation with Shapovalov in official matches – 3-2.
Daniil ❤️ Cincy
Make it a fourth consecutive quarterfinal in Mason for @DaniilMedwed as he bests Shapovalov 7-5, 7-5#CincyTennis pic.twitter.com/WXOgg45mK4
— Western & Southern Open (@CincyTennis) August 18, 2022
For reaching the semi-finals of the Masters in Cincinnati, Medvedev will play with the 11th seed, American Taylor Fritz.
The prize fund of the men’s tournament in Cincinnati amounted to $6,280,880. Its reigning champion is the German Alexander Zverev, who misses the competition due to injury.