For the second consecutive game, Stefanos Tsitsipas won by overturn, this time against Filip Krajinović, and secured his place in the semifinals of the Swiss Indoors Basel.
Waiting for him there, the living legend of the sport, Roger Federer, who passed the next round without a game as his compatriot Stan Wanrinka withdrew shortly before the start of their quarterfinal due to lower back troubles.
The Greek champion has met again with the Swiss twice with the score being 1-1. In the most recent showdown Federer beat Tsitsipas on the road to winning the tournament in Dubai.
The big semifinal is expected to start around 5 pm Greek time.
In the first semifinal of the day, American Reilly Opelka plays against Australian Alex de Minaur.
Check out in the following video the highlights from yesterday’s quarterfinals of Swiss Indoors Basel:
Great games are also expected at the other tournament in Vienna. There, the big favorite Dominic Thiem will face Matteo Berrettini at 3 noon, and later we will watch the match between Gaël Monfils and Diego Schwartzman.
Check out in the following video the highlights from yesterday’s quarterfinals of the Erste Bank Open:
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