Stefanos Tsitsipas sets up Australian semi-final against Rafael Nadal

Stefanos Tsitsipas has defeated Roberto Bautista Agut 7-5 4-6 6-4 7-6 (2) and progressed to the first Grand Slam semi final in his career. The 20-year old Greek tennis player, winner of Next Gen finals 2018, is one of the most exciting talents in tennis and he is certainly playing his best tournament so far. In the previos round he defeted his idol and 6 time Australian Open winner, Roger Federer.

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Rafael Nadal is waitng for him in the semi final, easly winning against Tiafoe 6-3 6-4 6-2. Rafa, 2009 champion in Melbourne is going for his 2nd title on Australian Open. He is impresive so far in the tournament and he hasn’t even lost a set.

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This is going to be their third game, as Nadal won the previous two in Barcelona and Montreal last year. However, this is not going to be an easy one for the World number 2, as Tsitsipas showed that he is capable of a big upset. The game is played on Thursday morning, 09:30 (CET).


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