Alexander Zverev is advancing looking very good at the US Open. The most reliable version of the German is already in the semifinals of the tournament, after overwhelming the South African Lloyd Harris, which he beat by a forceful 7-6 (6), 6-3 and 6-4 at 2:06. The 24-year-old German, world number four, reaches the penultimate round with a single set and four aces lost in five games. Wait for rival: Djokovic or Berrettini, who close the Arthur Ashe night session this Wednesday.
Zverev, who had relaxed at some points in his round of 16 match against Jannik Sinner, It could seriously against the dangerous Harris, who has been playing very well and who not long ago, in Washington, beat Rafa Nadal, although the Balearic was playing injured. He placed 43 winning shots, 21 of them from direct service, to a tennis player who credited very good figures in those sections. There is a very significant fact that the ITF offers about SaschaIn this tournament he has 15 double faults in total, one of the problems that held him back in the past, when in the previous edition he made more than ten in four of the seven games he played. Now aspire to repeat final with the painful experience of the one he lost last year against Dominic Thiem, when he had it more than controlled.
🇩🇪 @AlexZverev does it!
The 2020 finalist is through to the final four for a second consecutive year! pic.twitter.com/LBm6aHtrrE
– US Open Tennis (@usopen) September 8, 2021
The Hamburg player is on the best winning streak of his career, 16, and has won 37 of the 40 sets that has played this summer between the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Cincinnati and New York. Those are the figures that support him to try to make the definitive leap in quality in the Grand Slams, although the enemy that is going to touch him will not be easy at all.
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