In this second semi-final between Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev, the level is there. The two men engage in a relentless, extremely intense fight to see who will join Jannik Sinner in the final after his victory against Novak Djokovic.
While he had managed to get away, Alexander Zverev was finally caught by his opponent of the day in the first set. With the German leading 6 games to 5, the tension rose another notch and both players raised their level even further.
At the end of a sumptuous exchange of 51 blows, it was ultimately Medvedev who lost. Zverev regains the advantage and then wins this first set.