FRENCH OPEN 2019: Djokovic defeated Alexander Zverev 7-5, 6-2, 6-2. Now Djokovic will face Austrian Dominic Thiem in the semifinals.
World number -1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia has reached the semi-finals of the second Grand Slam French Open 2019 (FRENCH OPEN 2019) of the year. Djokovic defeated Germany’s Alexander Zverev in the quarter-finals. Djokovic defeated him in the quarter-finals to three sets. Now Djokovic will face Austrian Dominic Thiem in the semifinals.
If the Serbian player Djokovic wins this tournament, he will be the second player of the world to win the four Grand Slam titles twice. After winning the match, Djokovic said, “The longer I will play in my career or the more I will go forward, the confidence of making history will be the same.” He said, “I think the best way to make history is to win the Grand Slam, to give the best in the big tournament and to stay on the number one position as long as possible.”
Djokovic’s next rival theme defeated 10th seed Karen Khanchanov in his quarterfinal match. In the three-set match, Theme defeated Khachanov 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 to make it to the semi-finals.
In addition, Australian tennis star player Ashley Barty has also been able to reach the semi-finals in the women’s category. In the semi-finals, Barty will face the 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova. Russian player Anisimova defeated Simona Halep in the quarterfinals. At the same time, Berti reached the semi-finals by defeating American Madison Keys in the quarter-finals. Barty beat Keys 6-3, 7-5.