Germany’s Alexander Zverev has broken through to his first Grand Slam final, dismissing Pablo Carreno Busta, 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-3, to advance to the championship round of the 2020 US Open.
This was the first time in his career that Zverev has fought back from two sets down to win a match. With the win, Zverev puts his name in the record books as the first German Grand Slam men’s singles finalist since Rainer Schuettler at the 2003 Australian Open, as well as the youngest Grand Slam finalist since Novak Djokovic, 23, at the 2010 US Open.
In women’s singles of the tournament, Belarusian Victoria Azarenka will face Japan’s Naomi Osaka in the summit clash of the women’s singles today. In the semifinal, Azarenka defeated Serena Williams 1-6, 6-3, 6-3 and smashed Serena’s hope for 24th Grand Slam singles title.
In another semi final, Naomi Osaka of Japan beat American Jennifer Brady 7-6, 3-6, 6-3.
Source: News On Air