Daniil Medvedev he took the duel against his compatriot Andrey Rublev for 7-5, 6-3 and 6-2 and got into the Australian Open semi-finals. With this victory, He reached a Grand Slam semi-final for the third time in his career and will be No. 3 in the world for the first time.
After a very fought first set, in which Rublev stretched the definition and was about to take it to a tiebreak, Medvedev He became the lord and master of the match by dominating his rival in practically every aspect of the game. With high level definitions and showing a tennis worthy of a Top 5, he took the last two sleeves with ease.
Thanks to this triumph, not only will you be among the four best of the contest but you will also will put among the three best in the world for the first time since he will climb one position in the world rankings and will only have Rafael Nadal (2nd) and Novak Djokovic (1st) ahead.
A fact to reflect the excellent moment that the Russian lives is that, of his last 19 victories, ten were against players in the Top 10: Rublev, Matteo Berrettini, Alexander Zverev (twice), Diego Schwartzman (twice), Dominic Thiem, Nadal and Djokovic.