Greek tennis star Stefanos Tsitsipas claimed that Grigor Dimitrov was pleased to win the opening round in Vienna and brought high-level tennis to the match. Seeded in 1st place, Tsitsipas defeated the former world’s 3rd place Tsitsipas 7-6 (6) 6-4 to advance to the second round of Vienna.
“Grigor was a tough rival and the level of tennis today was really high. We both competed at their best. [level]According to the ATP website, Tsitsipas said in a post-match interview: [best] Showed an incredible attitude as an attack [in] It was the last and most important match of the match. “
Dimitrov had a chance against Tsitsipas but failed to capitalize
Dimitrov had two breakpoints in the second game and another in the fourth game, but Tsitsipas saved these three breakpoints. No breaks were seen in the first set, so the set had to be resolved with a tiebreaker.
Dimitrov had a 6-3 lead in the tiebreaker, but Tsitsipas saved three consecutive set points and won five consecutive points to steal the opener. After saving break points in the 9th game of the 2nd set, Tsitsipas booked a straight set victory by claiming the first break of the match in the 10th game.
“It’s important to aim for aggressive tennis. Here the speed of the court is fast and you have certain expectations for yourself. Today I’m really close to those expectations,” Tsitsipas said. .. “I was there when I had to be there, and when I had to show offensive tennis.
I think it’s also very important to deal with all the nerves and every tight moment when they appear in order to improve your mind and psychology during this kind of match. Tsitsipas will fight Frances Tiafoe of the United States for the location of the Vienna quarterfinals.
– Tennis Sports
Stefanos Tsitsipas responds to the challenge of Grigor Dimitrov, who survived in Vienna
https://www.tennisworldusa.org/tennis/news/Tennis_Interviews/104172/stefanos-tsitsipas-reacts-to-surviving-grigor-dimitrov-challenge-in-vienna-/ Stefanos Tsitsipas responds to the challenge of Grigor Dimitrov, who survived in Vienna