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Novak to fulfill Alcaraz in Turin SFs! – Novak Djokovic

World no.1 Novak Djokovic defeated Nitto ATP Finals alternate Hubert Hurkacz 7-6 (1), 4-6, 6-1 of their Inexperienced Group encounter on Thursday and certified for the semi-finals for the twelfth time in 16 appearances.

The dropped set towards the Pole, who changed the injured Stefanos Tsitsipas in Turin, confirmed Jannik Sinner’s place within the final 4 – making him the primary Italian within the match’s historical past to achieve that stage.

A really tight first set went the best way of Nole because of a flawless tie-break, however Hurkacz, who had misplaced all six earlier matches towards the Serbian star, made a break within the fifth recreation of the second and held his benefit to stage the match.

Djokovic dominated the decider breaking his rival’s serve twice, within the fourth and sixth video games, to seal the win.

Novak was ready for the night match between Jannik Sinner and Holger Rune to study his destiny. The highest seed wanted Sinner to beat the Dane to progress, which ultimately occurred (6-2, 5-7, 6-4).

Carlos Alcaraz has completed high of the Crimson Group after a 6-4, 6-4 win over Daniil Medvedev on Friday in Turin, setting the stage for a semi-final showdown with the six-time champion.

With the world’s High 4 gamers all rising from the group stage, Medvedev, the 2020 titlist, will play Italian hope Jannik Sinner within the different semi-final.

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