Yannick Sinner will face Stephanos Tsitsipas within the 1/8 finals of the Australian Open. © ANSA / LUKAS KOK
Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas awaits Yannick Sinner within the spherical of 16 on the Australian Open after a shocking comeback towards Marton Fuksovic. The 24-yr-outdated is the most important impediment for the South Tyrolean on this event.
January 21, 2023
Sunday at 9:00 CET (reside Sports information) Yannick Sinner (ATP 16) meets Stephanos Tsitsipas (ATP 4) within the spherical of 16 of the Australian Open. The match between the 2 distinctive skills is not going to solely be eagerly awaited in South Tyrol, as all the tennis world will probably be watching the knockout spherical in Melbourne. The Greek has been within the semi-finals of the final two editions of the event and even defeated Sinner within the quarter-finals a yr in the past. The South Tyrolean ought to be cautious of the 24-yr-outdated, however he can depend on his good kind to take revenge on the Greeks.
Most importantly, it’s price noting the flip towards the Hungarian Marton Fuchovic (ATP 78) within the third spherical. After listening to two sentences, Sinner gave up solely three video games and superior to the following spherical with a robust efficiency from the 30-yr-outdated veteran (4: 6, 4: 6, 6: 1, 6: 1 and 6: 0). South Tyrolean Tomas Martin Etcheverry of Argentina (ATP 79) and Kyle Edmund of Great Britain (ATP 581) simply solved the earlier two duties, every profitable in 3 units. However, consultants imagine in Tsitsipas. Especially since he gained all of his final 3 video games towards Sinner.
Stefanos Tsitsipas stands between Sinner and the quarter-finals. © ANSA / Joel CARRET
The Greek, then again, by no means spent a lot time together with his opponents at this yr’s Australian Open. The 24-yr-outdated shortly swept previous Tallon Grixpoor (ATP 63), Australian Rinky Hijikata (ATP 169) and Frenchman Quentin Halisten (ATP 61) 3-0. Therefore, in Melbourne, he’s a assure of efficiency. Tsitsipas performed wonderful tennis and was exceptionally assured in his service as essentially the most harmful weapon. The Greek No. 3 seed is among the favorites and the most important impediment within the event to this point for the Sinner. Can South Tyrol avenge their final yr’s losses and defeats?
The sinner needs revenge on Tsitsipas. © ANSA / FAZRY ISMAIL
In this manner, Yannick Sinner can contribute to the shocking defeats of many favorites. Apart from Rafael Nadal (ATP 2) and Casper Rude (ATP 3), Daniil Medvedev (ATP 8) and Taylor Fritz (ATP 9) are additionally absent. In the quarterfinals, the South Tyrolean might face Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime (ATP 7).