The Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev (2nd) and the canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime (15th) they will search this friday, when they face each other at Arthur Ashe, in the semi-final match, a place in the decisive match of the US Open.
The Muscovite 25-year-old who screamed 12-time champion at the ATP level, accessed for the third consecutive edition the sixth game of the competition And, as in 2020, in an overwhelming way, because he only yielded one set, against the Dutch Botic Van De Zandschulp, in the quarterfinals.
He had previously eliminated Richard Gasquet, Dominik Koepfer, Pablo Andújar and Daniel Evans. The 195-centimeter right-hander He played two major tournament finals, although he could not dedicate himself: succumbed at Flushing Meadows 2019, against the Spanish Rafael Nadal, and at the Australian Open 2019, against the Serbian Novak Djokovic.
For its part, the Montreal born 21 years ago, current resident of Monte Carlo, ward of Toni Nadal and who will debut in the semifinals of a Major, has not yet released its record and he has a disappointing record, because he succumbed in the eight decisive games he played. In the current edition of Major The American beat Evgeny Donskoy, Bernabé Zapata Miralles, Roberto Bautista Agut, Frances Tiafoe and Carlos Alcaraz.
The match will be played in the main stadium and will be broadcast from 4:00 PM ARG / CHI on ESPN on Star +.
It should be remembered that the The only precedent between the two belongs to the 2018 Canadian Masters 1000, when Medvedev beat Auger-Aliassime 3-6, 6-4 and 7-6 (7), in two hours and 37 minutes of play, and advanced to the round of 16.