Australia’s Nick Kyrgios beat Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semi-final of the Citi Open tennis tournament to set-up a final with Russia’s Daniil Medveded.
Roger Federer took a step closer to his 100th ATP crown on Friday, easing past Borna Coric 6-2 6-2 in the semi-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships to set up a title clash with Greek youngster Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Nadal, 32, warned the 20-year-old Tsitsipas, who knocked out Roger Federer in the fourth round, to be ready as the Spaniard would be at his best in Thursday evening’s semi-final.
South Africa’s Raven Klaasen and his New Zealand partner, Michael Venus, were knocked out in the quarter-final of the men’s doubles at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne.
Roger Federer’s bid for a hat-trick of Australian Open titles was crushed on Sunday as Greek wunderkind Stefanos Tsitsipas rose up to floor the Swiss master and become his nation’s first Grand Slam quarter-finalist.