The Italian Open in Rome continues with unparalleled interest and fascinating struggles. After yesterday’s results, it is time for the semifinals to stand out between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, who will compete for the 51st time in their courts. It is the most matched pair in the history of ATP, having given some shocking battles and we expect another one at 16:00 Greek time.
In the other men’s semifinals, Alexander Zverev after his difficult victory over David Goffin in a fight that lasted for nearly 2 hours, will continue his attempt to defend his title against Marin Cilic, for whom he will be just the first semifinals in clay.
The same exciting and ambitious as women’s semifinals are expected. The first semi-final that opens the program of the day is between last year’s champion Elina Svitolina and the surprise of the tournament Anett Kontaveit. Later in the afternoon, world ranked No. 1 Simona Halep is rewarded with Maria Sharapova showing that she has returned for good and has done so far excellent tournaments.
In detail, today’s shcedule:
13:00 Anett Kontaveit v. Elina Svitolina
16:00 Rafael Nadal v. Novak Djokovic
18:00 Simona Halep v. Maria Sharapova
21:00 Marin Cilic v. Alexander Zverev