The victory of the Russian athlete Aslan Karatsev at the quarterfinals of the Australian Open in an interview with TASS was commented on by the famous tennis player Andrei Olkhovsky.
On February 16, Karatsev reached the semifinals of the Australian Open, defeating the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov.
The famous athlete explained how Karatsev confidently goes to victory. “He plays stably and quite powerfully on the back line, plays combinations and does not give up simple points,” Olkhovsky TASS quoted as saying. According to Andrey Olkhovsky, the athlete has overcome his psychological barrier and will now be able to play freely.
In the semifinals, the Russian will fight Novak Djokovic or Alexander Zverev.
Earlier it was reported about the victory of another athlete from Russia, Andrei Rublev, who reached the fourth stage of the tournament, defeating the Spaniard Feliciano Lopez in the third round match of the Australian Open tennis championship.
Meanwhile, Karen Khachanov dropped out of the race, in the third round the Russians were defeated by the Italian Matteo Berrettini.