The expected duel is coming. Stefanos Tsitsipas (5th) and Alexander Zverev (7th) they will face each other in the Acapulco ATP 500 final, which as expected will have the first and second seed defining the title. The meeting can be followed by the screen of ESPN 3, starting at 23:55 from BUE / SCL and of the 9:55 PM from BOG / LIM, and of ESPN, at 20:55 from CDMX.
The Greek, which comes from overcoming in the semifinals to the surprise of the contest, the Italian Lorenzo Musetti (120 °), He had to face prominent tennis players to get into the final: in straight sets, he beat Benoit Paire in his debut and then John Isner. In the quarters, he beat Felix Auger-Aliassime in three sets.
On the other hand, The German reaches the decisive match after beating his compatriot Dominik Koepfer (71st). Before, he had defeated the Spanish promise, Carlos Alcaraz, Laslo Djere and advanced against Casper Ruud without having to play the match.
The history between the two has a clear leader: Tsitsipas won five of the six times they played. In 2018, in Washington, they played their first duel and it was left in the hands of Zverev. Afterwards, he could never beat him again (M100 Canada and Madrid, Beijing, ATP Finals and the ATP Cup). The Greek will go in search of his 6th title, while the German for the 14th.
The Next Gen every time the world tennis elite is asking for more court and this meeting will be a faithful reflection. What’s more, in doubles, an Argentine will be present in the final: Horacio Zeballos, along with Marcel Granollers, will face the British Neal and Ken Skupski.