Andrey Rublev was the MVP of this year’s Laver Cup – Tennis Sports

Feliciano Lopez label in Spain Andrey Rublev As the MVP of this year’s Laver Cup. Rublev, fifth in the world, was perfect at the Laver Cup last weekend. Rublev won his only singles match at the Laver Cup and ended up on the winning side in each of his two doubles matches.

In his only singles match, Rublev recovered from the set to defeat Diego Schwartzman. “Andrey, he was the MVP this weekend,” Lopez said.

Rublev performed well in doubles

In his first doubles match, Rublev and Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated John Isner and Nick Kyrgios 6-7. (8) 6-3 10-4..

In the second doubles match, Rublev and Alexander Zverev defeated Reilly Opelka and Denis Shapovalov 6-2 6-7 (3) 10-3. After the match against Tsitsipas, Rublev said he was the first to leave the Greeks to the court leader.

“What I was trying to do is in my head [let] According to the Laver Cup website, Stefanos is just to be the leader of the court … especially in the first set, “Rublev said. “But then I started playing really well since the second set.

In [match] The tiebreaker played incredibly for both of us. Tsitsipas added: “It took me some time to make adjustments. I think it was my first time playing with Andrey, but I was definitely very happy with the quality of the tennis I brought to the court after the second set.

It was a thrilling match, and we were just able to close it in the best possible way. [match] Tiebreaker “. French Open runner-up Tsitsipas admitted that he was surprised at Rublev’s fun during the Laver Cup.

“Andrey, I honestly didn’t think he was that funny. He’s the weirdest guy in the group. He didn’t stop joking or just entertaining.” Said Tsitsipas about Rublev.

– Tennis Sports

Andrey Rublev was the MVP of this year’s Laver Cup Andrey Rublev was the MVP of this year’s Laver Cup

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