22-year-old star tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas created history by defeating Alexander Zverev of Germany in the semi-final match of the French Open today. Tsitsipas has now become the first Greek player to reach the final of a Grand Slam. This will be the first Grand Slam final of Tsitsipas’s career. He defeated Zverev 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 4-6, 6-3 in the semi-final match.
World number five male tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas has reached the final of a Grand Slam event for the first time. Tsitsipas achieved the feat when he defeated Germany’s Alexander Zverev in the men’s singles semi-final today. Tsitsipas defeated world number six Zverev 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 4-6, 6-3 in a match that lasted three hours and 37 minutes.
Now Tsitsipas will face the winner of the match between Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Rafal Nadal of Spain in Sunday’s final.
PREMIÈRE FINALE EN GRAND CHELEM
— Roland-Garros (@rolandgarros) June 11, 2021
Tsitsipas became the second player to achieve this feat after Nadal
22-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas has now become the second youngest player to reach the final of the French Open singles. He has done this feat at the age of 22 years 305 days. At the same time, Rafael Nadal had reached the final of the French Open singles in 2008 at the age of just 22 years and five days.
— ATP Tour (@atptour) June 11, 2021