The first week of the tournament has not finished yet and there are already conclusions. The triumphs of Carlos Alcaraz and Frances Tiafoe on Stefanos Tsitsipas and Andrey Rublev, respectively, they were more than two major hits at the US Open.
It was the elimination of top seeds in a part of the table in which four men will compete for a place (unprecedented) in the semifinals, only by ESPN on Star +.
Felix Auger-Aliassime and Peter Gojowczyk are the other names that are noted on a list of those who never stepped on a Grand Slam semifinal. Botic Van de Zandschulp and Dan Evans They complete a group that can give a voice to the shadows of the big names.
In addition, in the fight to be a finalist in this lower part of the table, the great favorite is Daniil Medvedev, but among his opponents there is only one protagonist who knows what he is be in this instance of the Grand Slam, although once: Diego Schwartzman at Roland Garros 2020.
Flushing Meadows will be the setting for many more stories to see and enjoy. Young and not so much they fight against Novak Djokovic on his way to make history. Time will tell.