US Open: Medvedev reaches final
In US Open, Daniil Medvedev beats Grigor Dimitrov to reach Men’s Singles final while Nadal and Berrettini fight in semis. In Women’s Singles final, Canandian teenager Bianca Andreescu to clash with Serena Williams.
No. 5-seeded Russian Daniil Medvedev heads to his first Grand Slam final at the US Open. Medvedev beats unseeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-3 in the semifinals.
In Sunday’s final, Medvedev will face either 18-time major champion Rafael Nadal or Matteo Berrettini, a 23-year-old from Italy who is seeded 24th, who are currently facing each other in the semifinals.
Meanwhile, Nadal has won the first set against Berrettini by 7-6. Canandian teenager Bianca Andreescu claimed her spot alongside Serena Williams in the 2019 US Open final with a 7-6, 7-5 victory over Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic.
The 19-year-old Canadian becomes the first teenager to reach the US Open final since 2009 and the first player to reach the final on her US Open debut since 1997.
Earlier, Serena Williams reached final, defeating Elina Svitolina of the Ukraine in the straight-sets victory. In the semi-final played yesterday, Serena beat Svitolina 6-3, 6-1.
SOURCE: DD NEWS