Xinhua News Agency, Paris, October 7th (Reporter Xiao Yazhuo) At the French Open on the 7th, "revenge" became the theme.
The top seed Djokovic defeated the Spanish player Busta 4:6, 6:2, 6:3, 6:4 after losing a set first, and scored a half in the clay court Grand Slam for the tenth time. finals. Before this game, Djokovic had an impressive season record of 35 wins and 1 loss, and the only loss came from the game with Busta. In the last 16 match of the US Open, Djokovic, after being broken by Busta, shot a tennis ball left in his pocket behind him with some anger and frustration. The result was an impartial strike against a lineman. neck. This accident directly caused Djokovic to be disqualified from the game and was awarded a loss on the spot.
That defeat also delayed the Serb's pace to catch up with Federer and Nadal. After winning the Australian Open at the beginning of the year, Djokovic's number of Grand Slam singles titles increased to 17, which further narrowed the gap between Federer who won 20 times and Nadal who won 19 times.
Meeting on the clay court again, Busta quickly entered the state, the first set 6:4 first gave Djokovic a win in the next city. During the disc break, Djokovic applied for medical staff to come in to treat his left arm. Then he gradually recovered his hand feeling and reversed the game in three consecutive sets, and reported the "one-shot revenge" he accidentally lost to his opponent a month ago.
Djokovic’s opponent in the semifinals will be Greece’s No. 5 seed Sisipas. The latter faced Russian star Lublev that day, and the two had just met in the Hamburg Open final when Lublev won after three sets. In the confrontation again, Sisipas became the winner. He defeated his opponent 7:5, 6:2, 6:3 and reached the semi-finals of the French Open for the first time in his career.
Women's singles, the 7th seed Kvitova, who eliminated Chinese player Zhang Shuai in the previous round, continued to perform strongly. Facing the 66th-ranked German player Sigmund, the Czech star sent 6 Ace balls to advance with two 6-3 eliminations.
In the semifinals, Kvitova will face No. 4 seed Konin. The new Australian Open champion eliminated fellow American Collins 6:4, 4:6, 6:0 in the quarter-finals. (Finish)