Daniil Medvedev-Stefanos Tsitsipas showdown highlights French Open schedule


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Daniil Medvedev

LOOKAHEAD TO TUESDAY

Daniil Medvedev arrived in Paris with a lifetime file of Zero-Four on the French Open, however he’s Four-Zero this 12 months and has superior to a quarterfinal showdown Tuesday night time towards Stefanos Tsitsipas.

Medvedev is No. 2-seeded and a two-time Grand Slam finalist — on the 2019 U.S. Open and this 12 months’s Australian Open. However the No. 5-seeded Tsitsipas is enjoying properly and into the quarterfinals for the second 12 months in a row.

The opposite males’s match shall be between No. 6 Alexander Zverev and unseeded Alejandro Davidovich Fokina of Spain, enjoying in his first main quarterfinal.

Elena Rybakina, who upset Serena Williams within the fourth spherical, will subsequent face her doubles companion, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. Rybakina hasn’t dropped a set en path to her first quarterfinal at a significant, whereas Pavlyuchenkova is enjoying within the quarters at Roland Garros for the primary time in a decade. The opposite match entails two unseeded gamers competing of their first Grand Slam quarterfinal — Paula Badosa of Spain and Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia.

TUESDAY’S FORECAST

Partly cloudy. Excessive of 78 levels Fahrenheit (26 Celsius).

MONDAY’S WEATHER

Partly cloudy. Excessive of 73 levels Fahrenheit (23 Celsius).

MONDAY’S KEY RESULTS

Girls’s Fourth Spherical: No. 17 Maria Sakkari beat No. Four Sofia Kenin 6-1, 6-Three; No. 24 Coco Gauff beat No. 25 Ons Jabeur 6-Three, 6-1; No. eight Iga Swiatek beat Marta Kostyuk 6-Three, 6-Four; Barbora Krejcikova beat Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-Zero.

Males’s Fourth Spherical: No. 1 Novak Djokovic beat Lorenzo Musetti 6-7 (7), 6-7 (2), 6-1, 6-Zero, Four-Zero, ret.; No. Three Rafael Nadal beat No. 18 Jannik Sinner 7-5, 6-Three, 6-Zero; No. 9 Matteo Berrettini beat No. eight Roger Federer, walkover; No. 10 Diego Schwartzman beat Jan-Lennard Struff 7-6 (9), 6-Four, 7-5.

STAT OF THE DAY

6 — Document variety of first-time Grand Slam quarterfinalists within the ladies’s draw, led by the 17-year-old Gauff.

QUOTE OF THE DAY

“There’s a variety of psychological work to be completed. If I’m within the second week, I ought to have the ability to play properly, however clearly it was fully the other, which is clearly irritating.” — 2020 runner-up Sofia Kenin, who stated nerves acquired the higher of her in her fourth-round loss.



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