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Unstoppable legend: Djokovic shows no mercy to Rublev and settles for Australian Open semifinals



The Serbian tennis player will face American Tommy Paul.

In just over 2 hours from Tuesday of this week Serbia’s Novak Djokovic (ATP No. 5) defeated Russia’s Andrei Rublev (No. 6) 6-1, 6-2, 6-4. , in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open. A game in which “Nore” did not show any cracks in the game or in physical condition, and there was clearly no discomfort in his left thigh.

Semifinal rivals are Americans Tommy Paul (35th), an unprecedented two-player duel.

The champion of 21 ‘major’ titles thus reached the semi-finals for the tenth time on the banks of the Yarra River, placing third in the chapter on a list headed by Roger Federer of Switzerland. final.

serbian, Possible ATP number one if he wins the tournament he completed an excellent performance in the quarterfinals against thick Rublev, who was unable to change his strategy to prevent Vulcan from showing off again at his beloved Rod Laver Arena.

After the tournament’s fourth seed broke the rival’s serve in the second game, the script for the rest of the match was set in the early stages of the clash. Rublev went from his 40-15 to break point, and now Djokovic changed that.

‘Nole’ had already scored 4-1 after 24 minutes into the game. A great performance in the first round, he gave up only two of his ‘break’ balls.

The winner of nine editions of the Australian Open closed the match with 13 aces, 30 winners and saved all five break points he provided.

“This is my second best match after the match against Alex Demignard.” argued that the Serbs had to “make adjustments and adapt to this wind” after their victory.

Djokovic asked for a tribute to Swiss Roger Federer. “Let’s give Roger a big round of applause. I would like to challenge you to a skiing career.” .

His next opponent is American Tommy Paul, who has awakened his 20-year-old compatriot Ben Shelton from his slumber.

“I want to play Djokovic on this stage,” he said at a press conference after the quarter-final match.

The clash between two tennis players who have never met is the result of the consistency they showed in their final clash to secure a ticket to the semi-finals of the Australian Open and portends a lengthy duel am.

Source: Biobiochile

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