US Open 2021: Carlos Alcaraz in the quarters! Out Halep!



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US Open 2021: Carlos Alcaraz in the quarters! Out Halep!

On the hard-courts of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (Flushing Meadows, New York), the matches of the highly anticipated US Open 2021 are being played, the last Grand Slam of the season, during which there will be the absences of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams.

Young Spanish player Carlos Alcaraz qualified for the quarter-finals of the US Open 2021 thanks to a super victory in 5 sets against Peter Gojowczyk, obtained with the final score of 5-7 6-1 5-7 6-2 6-0, showing incredible mental strength.

Alcaraz said after the match: "Am I the youngest quarter-finalist of the tournament in the open era? Of course it's a good thing, but if you don't achieve the important results you want, it doesn't matter much.

Each player has his own path. , the accounts are made in the end. " In the quarterfinals, Alcaraz will meet Felix Auger-Aliassime. Wins came also for Daniil Medvedev and for Botic Van De Zandschulp. In the most awaited match of the day, Barbora Krejcikova, Roland Garros 2021 champion, defeated Garbine Muguruza in straight sets, with the final score of 6-3 7-6.

The Czech dominated the challenge in the first set. In the second set the Spanish two times Slam champion made the impossible not to leave the match, dragging the match to the tie-break: however Krejcikova also dominated the tie-break, closing it 7-6 (4).

In the quarterfinals, Barbora will meet Aryna Sabalenka. In the other matches, Elina Svitolina eliminated Simona Halep, out Angie Kerber against Fernandez.

US Open 2021: Djokovic in the 4th round, Barty eliminated!

On the hard-courts of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (Flushing Meadows, New York), the matches of the highly anticipated US Open 2021 are being played, the last Grand Slam of the season, during which there will be the absences of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams.

Novak Djokovic qualified for the 4th round of the US Open 2021 thanks to the victory in four sets obtained against Kei Nishikori, with final score of 6-7 6-3 6-3 6-2, despite the opening set of disadvantage. The Serbian champion did not appear in the best shape of him and made too many unforced errors, but he still had the strength to win the match.

Jannik Sinner has eliminated Gael Monfils in five sets by scores of 7-6 (1), 6-2, 4-6, 4-6, 4-6, 6-4 and will now play in the fourth round against German Alexander Zverev. Also Matteo Berrettini e Reilly Opelka reached the 4th round.

World no.1 Ashleigh Barty was eliminated from the US Open 2021 4th round by North American player Shelby Rogers, with the final score of 2-6 6-1 6-7, after three brilliant sets. In the first set Barty made many mistakes with her forehand, in addition to 17 non-forced mistakes.

Rogers, who had already lost 5 more times this season against the Australian, said after the match: "Before entering the field I told myself that I would not want to lose for the sixth time by Ashleigh playing the same way, so I forced myself to playing more wisely, shooting less hard, resisting the temptation to look for the winners and also playing a little higher balls, as they did in the Under 12s.

The crowd is probably what made me win tonight It was incredible, I had goosebumps: I don't know if it's normal when you play tennis, but it happened. "
Below the highlights of the match. In the women's singles, Iga Swiatek, Belinda Bencic, Karolina Pliskova and the very young Emma Raducanu also reached the 4th round.