Tag Archives: Zverev

Zverev stunned by unseeded Jaziri in Beijing

10 October, 2018 8:30 am 8:30 am

(Reuters) – German second seed Alexander Zverev suffered an early exit at the China Open as he went down 7-6(4) 2-6 6-4 to Tunisia’s Malek Jaziri on Thursday. The world number five appeared to have righted the ship after losing the opener in a tiebreak but paid the price for failing to convert his opportunities. … Read More

Tsitsipas stuns Zverev to keep dream run alive in Toronto

08 August, 2018 10:15 am 10:15 am

(Reuters) – Greek tyro Stefanos Tsitsipas’ dream run at the Rogers Cup continued on Friday as the teenager toppled defending champion Alexander Zverev 3-6 7-6(11) 6-4 to reach the semi-finals in Toronto. The win over world number three Zverev looked unlikely when the 19-year-old dropped the first set and fell behind 2-5 in the second. … Read More

Aussie teen de Minaur sets up final with champion Zverev

08 August, 2018 9:48 am 9:48 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Australian teenager Alex de Minaur prevailed in a three-set thriller against Russia’s Andrey Rublev to set up a title clash with defending champion Alexander Zverev at the Citi Open in Washington . The 19-year-old Aussie saved four consecutive match points from 2/6 in the second-set tie-break before winning 5-7, 7-6(6), 6-4 in … Read More

Nishikori nemesis Zverev reaches semi-finals, Murray withdraws

08 August, 2018 9:12 am 9:12 am

(Reuters) – Top seed and defending champion Alexander Zverev overcame Kei Nishikori to win their rain-delayed Citi Open quarter-final in three sets on Friday, after Andy Murray withdrew from the tournament citing fatigue. Zverev bounced back after dropping the opening set to overhaul the seventh-seeded Japanese 3-6 6-1 6-4, eliminating him from the tournament for … Read More