Russian Daniil Medvedev defeated Tsitsipas in the semifinals of the Australian Open Grand Slam tournament.
Medvedev beat the Greek with a score of 6: 4, 6: 2, 7: 5.
Greek tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas previously won a ticket to the semifinals, beating Spaniard Rafael Nadal with a score of 3: 6, 2: 6, 7: 6 (7: 4), 6: 4, 7: 5. Medvedev beat another Russian in the quarter-finals, Andrei Rublev, who is in eighth place in the ATP ranking.
In the final on February 21, the Russian will play with the first racket of the world Novak Djokovic.
Recall that another Russian, Aslan Karatsev, lost to Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open semifinals. After the match, the first racket of the world saw off the opponent with applause.
Earlier, the head of the Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation Oleg Matytsin praised the success of the Russians at the Australian Open, noting that their achievements testify to the good work of the national school.