•   
  •   

Sport Tsitsipas shocks Federer to reach O2 final

00:50  17 november  2019
00:50  17 november  2019 Source:   skysports.com

Djokovic lays down marker at ATP Finals

  Djokovic lays down marker at ATP Finals Novak Djokovic began his quest for a sixth ATP Finals title in style against Italian debutant Matteo Berrettini on Sunday.Berrettini, the 23-year-old debutant, relied on his big serving to keep things competitive against the world No 2 but a costly error handed the Serb a break in the sixth game and he soon wrapped up the set with a break to love.

Debutant Stefanos Tsitsipas caused a major shock by ending Roger Federer 's chances of landing a record-extending seventh ATP Finals to reach The Swiss master, who was aiming to reach the showpiece of the ATP Finals for the 11th time and first since 2015, was bettered by the young pupil

London (AFP) - Stefanos Tsitsipas shocked six-time champion Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the ATP Finals in his tournament debut on Tsitsipas conceded a break point in his first game as cries of "Let's go Roger, let's go" rang around London's O 2 Arena but he survived the scare and

a man wearing a hat: Stefanos Tsitsipas stunned six-time ATP Finals champion Roger Federer to reach the biggest final of his career © Getty Stefanos Tsitsipas stunned six-time ATP Finals champion Roger Federer to reach the biggest final of his career

Debutant Stefanos Tsitsipas caused a major shock by ending Roger Federer's chances of landing a record-extending seventh ATP Finals to reach Sunday's showpiece.

The Swiss master, who was aiming to reach the showpiece of the ATP Finals for the 11th time and first since 2015, was bettered by the young pupil from Greece as Tsitsipas landed a breathtaking 6-3 6-4 victory to make it through to the final.

Tsitsipas will now face Austrian Dominic Thiem, who defeated defending champion Alexander Zverev in the second semi-final.

Tsitsipas revels in ATP Finals victory over Medvedev

  Tsitsipas revels in ATP Finals victory over Medvedev Stefanos Tsitsipas revelled in his victory against Daniil Medvedev at the ATP Finals on Monday, admitting their spiky relationship had made his job tougher as Rafael Nadal prepared to make his bow. Medvedev then hit a backhand long to give Tsitsipas the first break of the match and he did not let his chance slip, serving out for victory. - Next Gen challengers -World number four Medvedev, 23, has emerged as the leader of the pack of young tyros bidding to unseat the old guard of Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer.Four of the eight competitors at the ATP Finals at the O2 Arena are under 24 for the first time in 10 years.

Sunday, 17 November 2019 Tsitsipas shocks Federer to reach ATP Finals showpiece | Sky Australia News Greek debutant Stefanos Tsitsipas caused a major shock

LONDON: Stefanos Tsitsipas shocked six-time champion Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the ATP Finals in his tournament debut on Saturday. Tsitsipas conceded a break point in his first game as cries of “Let’s go Roger, let’s go” rang around the O 2 Arena but he survived the scare and

A year after winning the Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan, Tsitsipas is aiming to follow Zverev as the second successive 21-year-old champion and the 6ft 4in Greek made the perfect start by winning four of the opening five games as the pair went toe-to-toe.

Crowd favourite Federer, who recorded his first win in four years over arch-nemesis Novak Djokovic to reach the last four, failed to take advantage of three break points in the seventh game - six in total - with those opportunities proving costly in the end as Tsitsipas eventually won a marathon 15-minute ninth game with his seventh set point.

Federer 'excited' to play Djokovic after keeping ATP Finals hopes alive

  Federer 'excited' to play Djokovic after keeping ATP Finals hopes alive Roger Federer said he had "flushed away" the pain of his defeat in the Wimbledon final as he prepares for a rematch against Novak Djokovic after keeping alive his hopes of a seventh ATP Finals crown on Tuesday. The Swiss put himself back into the mix at the end-of-season event with 7-6 (7/2), 6-3 win against Italian debutant Matteo Berrettini.

Tsitsipas beats Federer to reach final - best shots. 16 Nov 201916 Nov 2019. From the section Tennis. READ MORE: Tsitsipas into first ATP Finals showpiece with victory over Federer . Available to UK users only.

Stefanos Tsitsipas shocked six-time champion Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the ATP Finals in his tournament debut on Saturday. Tsitsipas conceded a break point in his first game as cries of "Let's go Roger, let's go" rang around London's O 2 Arena but he survived the scare and broke

Tsitsipas, playing his 96th match of 2019, was put through his paces in a three-set loss to world No 1 Rafael Nadal on Friday, but he was revelling in the atmosphere of 17,500 spectators as he took advantage of a plethora of unforced errors from the Swiss to break to love in the third game of the second set.

Federer had maintained his proud record of having never failed to reach the semi-finals here at London's O2, but he appeared to be down and out until he finally made a breakthrough with a 10th break point of the match to restore parity at 2-2 as his legion of fans chanted his name in unison.

It was, however, to be short-lived as Tsitsipas edged ahead in the very next game and that proved to be the pivotal moment in the match as he extinguished any hopes Federer had of making a comeback.

Indicative of the way the match had gone Federer failed with two more break point chances in the 10th game - making it 12 in total - before Tsitsipas fired down an ace on his first match point to make history for Greek tennis.

Nadal storms back against Medvedev to keep ATP Finals dream alive

  Nadal storms back against Medvedev to keep ATP Finals dream alive Rafael Nadal came back from the dead against Daniil Medvedev on Wednesday to keep his ATP Finals hopes alive and boost his chances of finishing as the year-end number one. The Spaniard was on the brink of defeat when facing a match point after being broken twice to trail 5-1 in the deciding set but stormed back to win 6-7 (3/7), 6-3, 7-6 (7/4).

Stefanos Tsitsipas shocked six-time champion Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the ATP Finals in his tournament debut on Saturday. Tsitsipas conceded a break point in his first game as cries of "Let's go Roger, let's go" rang around the O 2 Arena but he survived the scare and broke

Here is Roger Federer practicing with Stefanos Tsitsipas at the 2019 Nitto ATP Finals . Federer lost just five games against Thiem in their round-robin clash at The O 2 last year, but the 26-year-old is motivated to get off to a fast start at the tournament, with dreams of reaching the semi- finals here for

Pictures: Famous tennis players then and now

  • Topics:
  • Tennis
  • /
  • Australian Open
  • /
  • Nick Kyrgios
  • /
  • Ash Barty
  • /
  • Serena Williams
  • /
  • Naomi Osaka
  • /
  • Rafa Nadal
  • /
  • Andy Murray
  • /
  • Roger Federer
  • /
  • Novak Djokovic
  • /
  • Alex de Minaur

Tsitsipas beats Thiem in 3 sets to win ATP Finals title .
LONDON (AP) Stefanos Tsitsipas rallied to beat Dominic Thiem 6-7 (6), 6-2, 7-6 (4) on Sunday to become the youngest ATP Finals champion in 18 years and collect the biggest title of his career. The 21-year-old Greek bounced back from dropping a tight first set in the final by racing out to a 4-0 lead in the second, and then held off his Austrian opponent's comeback in the third.Tsitsipas couldn't capitalize on another early break and a 3-1 lead in the deciding set but won the last three points of the tiebreaker, clinching the win when Thiem sent a return wide.He is the youngest champion at the ATP Finals since Lleyton Hewitt in 2001.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 1
This is interesting!