5th in the world Stefanos Tsitsipas He briefly defeated Lorenzo Musetti earlier this year, but claims he doesn’t take the Italians for granted when he meets Saturday. Seeded second in Lyon’s main draw, Tsitsipas defeated Yoshihito Nishioka 6-3 6-4 on Friday to advance to the semi-finals of the tournament.
After defeating Nishioka in the 6th game, Tsitsipas participated in the opening game in the 9th game. The Greeks then defeated the Japanese in the third game of the second set and entered the match in the tenth game to set up a Musetti clash.
In the Acapulco semi-finals in March, Tsitsipas lost Musetti 6-16-3. “We played under different conditions [and] According to the ATP website, Tsitsipas said. “The conditions here are different.
It looks beautiful because it shares a similar game with one-handed backhand. It’s going to be a serious business tomorrow, and I know he can play well in this regard and improve the game. ”
Musetti shows respect for Tsitsipas
88 of the world gave Aljaž Bedene a 6-3 7-6 (2) defeat to make Lyon the semi-final. “He’s one of the best guys on the tour,” Musetti said on Friday. “Acapulco was really hard for me. I played a lot of games but didn’t have enough energy to play 100%.
He served really well, played well in the forehand and moved me a lot. I lead the match and keep him from controlling me. Tsitsipas has revealed that he is following Musetti and is hoping for a “big thing” from Italy’s rising star.
“I’ve been following his performance. He’s improving a lot, has a good record on clay and beats some good opponents,” Tsitsipas said. “I expect him to be big.”
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Stefanos Tsitsipas is ready for a “serious business” with Lorenzo Musetti
https://www.tennisworldusa.org/tennis/news/Tennis_Interviews/98298/stefanos-tsitsipas-ready-for-serious-business-against-lorenzo-musetti/ Stefanos Tsitsipas is ready for a “serious business” with Lorenzo Musetti